Transitions Europe

Regent’s Conferences & Events,  Regent’s Park, London on 7th Sept 2017.

The Australian research group, the Learning Environments Applied Research Network (LEaRN), at the University of Melbourne, have been running a successful Graduate Research Symposium annually for the last 4 years. The event recognises that graduate researchers bring a wealth of practical experience and new thinking to issues such as this.  This year the ILETC project organised 2 international symposia, based on the successful Australian format, with the support of our project partners Ecophon Saint-Gobain in Europe and Steelcase in the USA. We also welcome DLR group as partner sponsors of  the Transitions North America event.

The program included 2 keynote addresses and 14 papers by emerging researchers in the field of learning environments exploring:

Sponsor for Transitions Europe.

  • How well are teachers making this transition?
  • Are these spaces facilitating any improvement in teaching practices?
  • What evidence exists that these spaces are improving student experiences and learning?
  • What is needed to help teachers better utilise space as one of their pedagogic tools?

A great summary of the event and presentations here by Nina Persson Kerr, of our partner Ecophon.  A selection of presentations is available below and videos of presentations will be available shortly.

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Previous research symposia organised by the LEaRN team:

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