• Design Communities for Children: 10 Exemplary Kindergartens in China

    10 monthes ago - By Arch Daily

    Children's Community Centre The Playscape / waa. Image © Fangfang Tian
    Bruce Jilk in his essay ‘ Place Making and Change in learning environments ” showcases a radical view of contemporary education which, he argues, is outdated and does not meet the needs of the modern world. Instead of providing for a world of individuals operating within a wider urban environment, schools have become internalized ghettos of childhood, cutting off from communities they are supposed to serve, centrally administered in a “one size fits all” ethos. Designers and architects around the world have always been...
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