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It is fairly common for grades seven and eight—sometimes six, seven and eight—to be housed in separate facilities as "middle schools." Middle schools pose special challenges to designers.

Students at this pre-adolescent age are becoming more independent, experimental, and temperamental.

Construction will begin late March 2017 on what is now Evans Baseball Practice Facility for the entirely new building.

The updated design provides new multipurpose spaces, captures mountain views, and complements the local architectural character by combing colorful stucco, metal roofing, and stone accents.

Guests Ben Gilpin, host of Classroom Cribs and Principal at Warner Elementary school, and Mary Wilson, teacher at Elizabeth Forward High School, speak from personal experience.

Find out how a learning space can enhance student engagement and take away a few tips for designing your own creative learning space!

Architecture firm Goettsch Partners (GP) has designed the signature building that will be the new home of Northwestern University’s Bienen School of Music and provide additional space for the School of Communication on Northwestern’s Evanston campus.

Darden Architects has provided comprehensive Architectural, Planning and Interior Design services to K-12 District clients throughout California for over 55 years.