Time for a decent schools standard?
Post-BSF, it’s time to employ a rational approach to school building, argues Rachel Jones.
Plugging the budget gap
With BSF on the scrapheap and the government’s cuts biting hard, schools are looking round for new sources of funding. Joell Mayoh looks at some of the schemes on offer.
Outdoor learning a hit with pupils
In this second article, we look at how the transformation was implemented – and created a delighted response.
Case Study: Re-cycled architecture
How an award-winning sports hall was created from thirty re-cycled shipping containers. Ruth Taylor reports.
The replacement for Sandal Magna Community Primary School is a flagship eco-school that pays homage to its Victorian past. Sarah Wigglesworth explains.
Fulfilling the access requirement
How do we approach modifying school buildings to ensure they are inclusive? Jane Simpson provides some answers.
Case Study: Enhancing the human spirit
With the value of good design in boosting education being diminished by the current Government, now’s the time to explore how the design of St Luke’s Primary School is creating new educational opportunities and inspiring a whole community. Jonathan Hines and Leah Dempsey report.
Cutting edge technology transforms education
Schools in the Sunderland BSF project have benefitted from a range of consultancy services including civil and structural design, mechanical and electrical services, fire engineering, flood risk, ecology and BREEAM assessment.