9 Billion Schools: One School’s Journey – Making a Case for the Future 07.11.17

…results in well-rounded young women, but also in an exceptional educational experience. It was a truly inclusive view of personalized learning, and one I’m not ashamed to admit really intrigued

The Class of 2033: A Series Introduction 10.22.20

…recent years, K-12 education has been in the midst of monumental change. From student-directed learning and flipped classrooms to an emphasis on emotional intelligence, education has been reshaped in the…

9 Billion Schools: One School’s Journey – Adapting to the Speed of Business 09.13.17

…in consumer control, technology and business needs all impact education. While educational institutions may not feel the acute pressure of these changes as quickly as businesses, the change is certainly…

9 Billion Schools: One School’s Journey – Educational Design Trends 10.19.17

Educational facility designs are changing in response to broader shifts in education. In this post, SHP Leading Design architects Jeff Parker and Dick Thomas outline 11 facility design trends and…

SHP Leaders Release Book on the Changing Learning Landscape 05.14.18

SHP President Lauren Della Bella and Vice President of Architecture Dick Thomas today released the co-authored book, 9 Billion Schools: Why the World Needs Personalized, Lifelong Learning for All. The…

9 Billion Schools: One School’s Journey – Educational Trends 09.27.17

…themselves from other educational institutions. Private and parochial schools have more freedom to determine curriculum, testing and academic structure, allowing greater flexibility to adjust to educational trends. The “One School’s…

Increasing Innovation in Higher Education 06.07.19

…on higher education spaces, but one thing still struck me as clear: the needs of higher education, while nuanced, aren’t as different from the needs of PK-12 spaces—and even corporate…

9 Billion School’s: One School’s Journey – The Changing Role of Technology 07.27.17

…While such technological developments will impact employment and the skills need*]}*ed in the workforce, naturally, it will impact education, too. This realization created a sense of urgency within the transition

9 Billion Schools: One School’s Journey – Persona Development 11.07.17

…hearing from various influencers about issues impacting the future of education, SHP Leading Design led the Mercy McAuley team through a persona development exercise to help them imagine the kinds…