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“HOW WOULD YOU DESIGN YOUR DREAM SCHOOL?”

6 October 2014

That’s the question we recently asked Guest Artistic Director of this year’s The Telegraph Children’s Bath Literature Festival, David Almond at our studio here in Bath. David’s views on creative learning for children are widely known and extremely inspiring to many, which is why we were keen to get his views on the most inspirational spaces for children to learn. This is what he told us… “We need to give children freedom to learn and to create. Freedom to be spontaneous, working individually and together. Children need to be trusted to use their imagination to create…The young people of today are going to create a much better world than us. They are much fairer, caring, optimistic and socially conscious than our generation and their teaching environments need to reflect and encourage that”

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With over 21 years’ experience of designing schools for all age groups, DKA has developed a really robust approach to ensuring we deliver a design that meets our clients’ needs and expectations. We were recently asked to write about the approach we take to designing schools for The Bath Magazine and the Independent Schools’ Bursars Association. Here’s a preview of one of the articles…

READ ‘DESIGNING YOUR DREAM SCHOOL’