Closing Keynote Session Luncheon-David Thornburg, PhD

Location

Royal Ballroom

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  • AIA CEU: 1. 0 LU

ABSTRACT: 

This presentation explores the speaker's ideas around the role of physical spaces in supporting four important aspects of student learning and engagement. In addition, he will explore the fabrication of a unique special learning environment, the educational holodeck, as well as highlighting a few schools that have incorporated his ideas into their designs.

Learning Objectives: 

The origins of his ideas

OBJ#1  Connections to established pedagogical models 

OBJ#2  Strategies for implementation 

OBJ#3  The power of flexibility

OBJ#4  The benefits to teachers and students alike

 

David Thornburg, Founder and Director, Global Operations for the Thornburg Center