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East Montpelier Elementary School

The Whole Child Framework – Part II: Wellness

A Framework for Understanding the Goals of School Design Introduction: This article is part two of a four part series exploring the Whole Child framework. Subsequent articles will discuss...
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DESIGN FOR THE WHOLE CHILD – PART I: OVERVIEW

A Framework for Understanding the Goals of School Design This article is part one of a four-part series exploring the Whole Child Framework, a conceptual framework for school design...
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East Montpelier Elementary School

East Montpelier Elementary School Opening Celebration

Members of the school board, community, design and construction team– even East Montpelier resident Governor Peter Shumlin, gathered on a beautiful fall evening to celebrate the completion of the...
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School Facility in Moscow

Moscow Economic School Construction Underway

Construction is underway of a new middle and high school building designed by TruexCullins on the Zaitsevo Campus of the Moscow Economic School (MES) in Moscow, Russia. Located in...
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Anglo American School

Digital Crayon: Engaging Design

Architects take many approaches to making successful buildings. Some architects design based on an abstract idea, others see their work more as sculpture or art. Our goal is create...
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Flexible Furniture

Digital Crayon: Flexible Furniture Design

In Article 2 we discussed key concepts to consider when designing flexible schools. Article 3 delved into key building technologies that help spaces adapt more easily to a wide...
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School Design

Digital Crayon: Flexible Building Technology

In the last article, we discussed issues related to building organization. In this article, we discuss what building technologies to consider when attempting to create flexible learning environments. The...
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The Pod

Digital Crayon: Flexible Building Design

In this article, we look at different organizational models for building design and their ability to adapt to changing needs. As schools evolved from the one room schoolhouse to...
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School Design, International Facilities

Digital Crayon: Flexible Learning Environments

Why Flexible Learning Environments? In March of 2013, I was invited to speak on the topic of Flexible Learning Environments at the CEESA (Central and Eastern European School Association)...
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Digital Crayon: New Communication Tools

This installment of Digital Crayon features a video animation we created for the American International School of Bucharest (AISB), Romania. In 2012, TruexCullins was hired to create a new...
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