This year the associating of learning environments are holding a conference for a marketplace for the exchange of ideas, knowledge and challenge us:
what do educators have to exchange with designers?
What do designers have to exchange with educators?
What do students have to exchange with us all?
Who leads exchange?
How do we start & maintain cultural change?
How should we allocate resources to support learning?
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Exchange Keynote speaker Sarah Martin - Principal, Stonefields School NZ quote:
" Today, the exchange of ideas about what is taught, how it is taught and where learning best takes place is challenging accepted theories of education and established norms in schools. Embracing collaborative practices, digital tools and the affordances of new learning spaces has led to the abandonment of many aspects of traditional schooling at Stonefields School inAuckland, New Zealand. ‘Thinking forward’ has become a way of being"
Exchange Congress will be operating free-to enter education spaces and design exemplars around Melbourne.
One to be the Design School at Melbourne University where Forbo products has been installed throughout the building and has been awarded 6 Star Green star - Education Design v1 rating by the GBCA. The building is the first to ever be awarded all 10 innovation points possible in the evaluation criteria.
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