Kids just need space. Room to move, to play and explore.

I attended a great school site visit today and it struck me, that all kids need their schools to have space and freedom to move. All kids. Giant Steps is a school in Sydney for high needs children and young people with autism. It is located in heritage listed buildings on the former asylum onContinue reading “Kids just need space. Room to move, to play and explore.”

“We shape our buildings, and afterwards our buildings shape us.” (Churchill) Rethinking spaces to learn & work

Churchill was well-known for his classic quotes at a time of crisis: “We shall fight them on the beaches” “Never Give In” His humorous retorts: Lady Astor: “If I were married to you, I’d put poison in your coffee.” Churchill: “If I were married to you, I’d drink it.” On the rebuilding of the HouseContinue reading ““We shape our buildings, and afterwards our buildings shape us.” (Churchill) Rethinking spaces to learn & work”