Student reading while leaning on soft seating in his classroom

Creating Flexible Classrooms

Empowering student-lead learning doesn’t have to be complicated. In fact, we at Fōmcore believe it can be as simple as swapping out your seating, and we’re not alone in that.  Modern learning advocates that classrooms be agile, in support of students’ different learning preferences and your classroom’s various educational needs. To embrace flexibility, consider the…

Four kids sitting on one piece of foam seating

3 Keys to 21st Century Classroom Design

Historically, “old school” education has been teacher-centered–and all about driving round pegs into square holes. But as we understand more and more about multiple intelligence and inclusive learning, we now understand that rote memorization and inflexible environments couldn’t be further from best practice. Instead, student-centered learning is the gold standard, with an emphasis on what’s…