D/P/S principals Benjamin Gardner and Julie Walleisa presented Looking Back to Look Forward at the 2014 CEFPI conference. The presentation uses three case studies to illustrate the evolution of key principles in school design.
Three schools built in the 1950s and 1960s and have experienced various successes and obstacles over the decades, from school replacements and revitalizations to renovations that enhance identity and functionality. From these case studies, architects and school districts can better prepare for renovations, replacements, and new school projects by looking back to glean insights from existing schools' successes and challenges.
Read the accompanying article published in Educational Facility Designer.