Schools in a Flat World: Global Perspectives on Pedagogy and the Built Environment

Venue: Helsinki

Location: Helsinki, Finland

Event Date/Time: Sep 10, 2008 End Date/Time: Sep 14, 2008
Registration Date: Sep 10, 2008
Early Registration Date: Jul 02, 2008
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Description

Think Globally, Design Locally
For Innovative
Learning Environments



Globalization now affects every industry, as journalist Thomas L. Friedman illustrated in the bestseller, The World Is Flat: A Brief History of the 21st Century.



The AIA Committee on Architecture for Education invites you to attend Schools in a Flat World, a conference that will explore educational design solutions ranging from a small Arctic high school to a 100,000-student university in India.


  • Tour schools that exemplify ground-breaking
    collaborative design and construction and rank among the world’s highest in student achievement


  • Gain insights from distinguished designers from the Middle East,
    Europe, North America, South America, Asia, Australia, and Africa


  • Make your own global connections with colleagues who share your
    passion for creating exemplary learning environments


  • Stay a few extra days and explore nearby St. Petersburg; Stockholm; Tallinn, Estonia; or other areas of interest to you



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