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Staying Ahead: If it isn’t Broke, Break it

We can get set in our ways, comfortable with routine and not even see the opportunities around us. Too often, we wait for something to break to fix it. By doing so, we miss creating something better –... > READ MORE

Modern Meets History at Loras College’s Keane Hall

Modern amenities met historic charm this spring when construction completed on the 1913 Keane Hall at Loras College. A front entry stairway had long limited accessibility to the building that provides... > READ MORE

How a Facility Tour Changed Perspectives

It sounds simple: Inviting a seasoned professional into your school spaces to assess where you are and talk about opportunities. Yet the impact can be so significant. Principal Ron Meyers will always... > READ MORE

When Project-Based Learning Works

We know that all students do not learn the same. They have different learning styles and learn at different paces. We once educated students around a core set of knowledge. Now the needs of the 21st century... > READ MORE

Learning Needs to Happen Everywhere

Can learning happen everywhere in your school – literally? It may sound far-fetched, but that’s exactly how school buildings are being designed today. The current teaching model dates back to the... > READ MORE