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Blueprint for Tomorrow by Prakash Nair

Prakash Nair has a New Book out through the Harvard Education Publishing Group titled,
‘Blueprint for Tomorrow: Redesigning Schools for Student Centered Learning’

BUY NOW: Harvard Press website | Amazon

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Planning the Learning Community


Planning the Learning Community

An interview with Steven Bingler and an exploration of planning methodologies for shared-use facilities and community consensus building

DesignShare, 1999

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Lighting the Learning Environment


Lighting the Learning Environment 

An introduction to current issues in lighting as they apply to learning environments including full-spectrum lamps, direct/indirect lighting and light-reflectance values.

School Cosntruction News. 2000

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Innovative Learning Environments


Innovative Learning Environments

Watershed planning and design concepts, centered around an American Institute of Architects conference in Asmetsdam, 2000.

The National Clearinghouse for Educational Facilities, 2001

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Personalized Learning in a Global Context


Personalized Learning in a Global Context

An exploration of technology-enhanced learning methods at MIT, Cambridge, along with a commentary on the global implications.

DesignShare, 2002

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Master Classroom


Master Classroom

Thinking like Leonardo da Vinci, Albert Einstein, or Jamie Oliver can help you look at school design in a whole new light. Co-authored with
Prakash Nair.
Edutopia, 2006

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Learning, Lighting and Color


Learning, Lighting and Color

Lighting Design for Schools and Universities in the 21st Century.
Published in 2005 and 2006 by The European Lighting Designer’s Association (ELDA), the International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD),
Edutopia, DesignShare, and UK-based Schools For Life

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The Language of School Design


The Language of School Design

Design Patterns for 21st Century Schools

Randall Fielding coauthored with Prakash Nair, 2nd Edition 2009

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Small Is BIG


Small Is BIG

The way space is organized can give school a powerful sense of community. Co-authored with Randall Fielding.

Edutopia, 2005

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Master Classroom


Master Classroom

Thinking like Leonardo da Vinci, Albert Einstein, or Jamie Oliver can help you look at school design in a whole new light.
Co-authored with Randall Fielding.
Edutopia, 2006

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Introduction to ReThink!


Introduction to ReThink!

Nair, P & Gehling, A (2007)

edited by La Marca, S. School Library Association of Victoria.

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Life Between Classrooms: Applying Public Space Theory to Learning Environments


Life Between Classrooms: Applying Public Space Theory to Learning Environments

Nair, Prakash and Gehling, Annalise (2010)

‘Building Schools for the Future’ (BSF), British Council for School Environments, Pages 26-33.

The authors contributed to a collection of provocation papers entitled “Reshaping Our Learning Landscape” for the British Council for School Environments. Nair and Gehling discuss Jan Gehl’s theory of public space and how it might apply to learning environments today, using the examples of school and university campuses, and exploring the emerging role of informal learning in the 21st Century.

2014
  • Blueprint for Tomorrow by Prakash Nair
  • Prakash Nair has a New Book out through the Harvard Education Publishing Group titled,
    ‘Blueprint for Tomorrow: Redesigning Schools for Student Centered Learning’

    BUY NOW: Harvard Press website | Amazon

    2011
    2010
  • Life Between Classrooms: Applying Public Space Theory to Learning Environments

  • Life Between Classrooms: Applying Public Space Theory to Learning Environments

    Nair, Prakash and Gehling, Annalise (2010)

    ‘Building Schools for the Future’ (BSF), British Council for School Environments, Pages 26-33.

    The authors contributed to a collection of provocation papers entitled “Reshaping Our Learning Landscape” for the British Council for School Environments. Nair and Gehling discuss Jan Gehl’s theory of public space and how it might apply to learning environments today, using the examples of school and university campuses, and exploring the emerging role of informal learning in the 21st Century.

    2009
  • Learning, Lighting and Color

  • Learning, Lighting and Color

    Lighting Design for Schools and Universities in the 21st Century.
    Published in 2005 and 2006 by The European Lighting Designer’s Association (ELDA), the International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD),
    Edutopia, DesignShare, and UK-based Schools For Life

  • The Language of School Design

  • The Language of School Design

    Design Patterns for 21st Century Schools

    Randall Fielding coauthored with Prakash Nair, 2nd Edition 2009

    2008
    2007
  • Introduction to ReThink!

  • Introduction to ReThink!

    Nair, P & Gehling, A (2007)

    edited by La Marca, S. School Library Association of Victoria.

    2006
  • Master Classroom

  • Master Classroom

    Thinking like Leonardo da Vinci, Albert Einstein, or Jamie Oliver can help you look at school design in a whole new light. Co-authored with
    Prakash Nair.
    Edutopia, 2006

  • Master Classroom

  • Master Classroom

    Thinking like Leonardo da Vinci, Albert Einstein, or Jamie Oliver can help you look at school design in a whole new light.
    Co-authored with Randall Fielding.
    Edutopia, 2006

    2005
  • Small Is BIG

  • Small Is BIG

    The way space is organized can give school a powerful sense of community. Co-authored with Randall Fielding.

    Edutopia, 2005

    2004
    2003
    2002
  • Personalized Learning in a Global Context

  • Personalized Learning in a Global Context

    An exploration of technology-enhanced learning methods at MIT, Cambridge, along with a commentary on the global implications.

    DesignShare, 2002

    2001
  • Innovative Learning Environments

  • Innovative Learning Environments

    Watershed planning and design concepts, centered around an American Institute of Architects conference in Asmetsdam, 2000.

    The National Clearinghouse for Educational Facilities, 2001

    2000
  • Lighting the Learning Environment

  • Lighting the Learning Environment 

    An introduction to current issues in lighting as they apply to learning environments including full-spectrum lamps, direct/indirect lighting and light-reflectance values.

    School Cosntruction News. 2000

    1999
  • Planning the Learning Community

  • Planning the Learning Community

    An interview with Steven Bingler and an exploration of planning methodologies for shared-use facilities and community consensus building

    DesignShare, 1999