Programming Highlights: Learning Spaces

SXSW EDU Lounge. Photo by David Rackley.

The Learning Spaces Track will dive in to a question frequently being asked and researched in education today: does the learning environment impact student engagement? A variety of panels, talks, summits, and more will converge on the topic of learning spaces. Find more SXSW EDU programming about learning spaces and the diverse approaches to how and where students learn by browsing highlights below.

Minerva Schools will be hosting the summit Education by Design, a hands-on workshop led by Eugene Chan, Giovanna Chaves, and Julia Minichelli — focusing on empowering teachers to discover easy-to-implement changes that improve learning dynamics within their school.

The SXSW EDU program hosts thought leaders committed to creating environments that cultivate student engagement. Here are a few highlights:

In addition to the sessions highlighted above, SXSW EDU explores groundbreaking work in the pursuit of design-based solutions to challenges within education with a fast-paced pitch competition, Learn by Design. The competition is open to projects and design solutions that enhance physical learning environments for students at every age.

Continue to explore SXSW EDU programming and make your plans to join us March 5-8, 2018. Register to attend by Friday, January 12 to save $100 on the walk-up rate.

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Leslie Kelley

SXSW EDU Marketing Specialist

I provide production support for marketing and digital media. With a Bachelor of Science in marketing management, my hopes are to share interesting information with the SXSW EDU community. I enjoy travel, pizza, and puppies.

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