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Mon 01.07.2013

Making a School: Principals and Architects in Conversation

Join us for presentations and a roundtable discussion about the collaborative process of designing a school from the ground up with architects and school principals from three new NYC schools.

When: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM MONDAY, JANUARY 7

Where: Center for Architecture
536 LaGuardia Place 
New York, NY 

 

 

 Photo credit: Jeff Goldberg/Esto

 

 Making a School: Principals and Architects in Conversation


Monday, January 7, 2013

(rescheduled from Tuesday, October 30, 2012)

6:00 – 8:00 pm

 

 How is a school’s pedagogy supported and expressed by its architecture? How does its design in turn shape and create unique learning environments? Join us for presentations and a roundtable discussion about the collaborative process of designing a school from the ground up with architects and school principals from three new NYC schools.

 

Panelists:

Susan T. Rodriguez, FAIA, Partner, Ennead Architects
Donna Finn, Principal of Frank Sinatra School of the Arts

 

Marta Sanders, AIA, Associate, Rogers Marvel Architects
Dr. Scott Gaynor, Head of School, Steven Gaynor School

 

Paul Broches, FAIA, Partner, Mitchell Giurgola Architects, LLP
Rose Kerr, Principal, The School of Civic Leadership, PS 861 Staten Island

 

Moderator:
Catherine Teegarden, Director of Education, Center for Architecture Foundation
 

With support from The Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership.

 

 

 

 Free admission. RSVP requested.


 
Programs take place at the Center for Architecture, 536 LaGuardia Place, between Bleecker and West 3rd Streets in Greenwich Village, unless otherwise noted.

 

 

Your registration includes acceptance of our photo release and consent policy.

 

 

Questions? 

212-358-6133 / info@cfafoundation.org

 

 


 


 

  

The Edgeless School exhibition and related programs are organized by the AIA New York Chapter in collaboration with the Committee on Architecture for Education and the Center for Architecture Foundation.

 

RELATED PROGRAMMING:

Opening Reception
Monday, October 1st, 2012, 6-8pm
Also opening, The Best School in the World: Seven Finnish Examples from the 21st Century. The Best School in the World exhibition is produced and organized by the Museum of Finnish Architecture. The New York presentation and related events are part of the New Finnish Design CITY campaign, produced by the Consulate General of Finland and the Finnish Cultural Institute in New York.

 

Guided Exhibition Tours@theCenter
Thursday, October 4, 2012, 6-7:30pm: The Edgeless School & The Best School
Friday, November 16, 2012, 12-1pm: The Edgeless School & Building Connections

 

Building Great Schools: Finland to New York
Tuesday, October 9, 2012, 6-8pm



Spaces for Learning
Thursday, October 11, 2012, 6pm
Steelcase, 4 Columbus Circle



Nurturing Minds: Educational Design Policies, Finland/New York
Tuesday, October 16, 2012, 6-8pm



CAt: A Japanese Lesson for Progressive School Design
Monday, October 29, 2012, 6-8pm
Organized by the AIANY Architecture for Education Committee. With support from Okomura Corporation, Japan; TOTO USA; The Japan Foundation Center For Global Partnership.



Making a School: Principals and Architects in Conversation
Monday, January 7, 2013, 6-8pm
With support from The Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership.

 

FamilyDay@theCenter: Design a School of the Future
Saturday, December 1, 2012, 11am-1pm or 2-4pm

 

Outside the Classroom: Design for Experiential Learning
Wednesday, November 14, 2012, 6-8pm

 

The School Building as Community Center: Policies, Paradigms, and Challenges
Tuesday, December 4, 2012, 6-8pm

 

Learning Environments for Special Needs: Places that Comfort and Challenge
Thursday, January 10, 2013, 6-8pm

 

Adapting Historic Schools for 21st Century Learning
Thursday, January 17, 2013, 6-8pm

 

The Edgeless School: Designing for Learning in the Digital Age Symposium
Saturday, January 19, 2013, 11am-5pm

 

Event website: http://www.nycharities.org/events/EventLevels.aspx?ETID=5639