Research is key to creating the ideal learning environment to prepare our students for the future. Visit the links below for information on some of the concepts driving school design today.
Flexible Classrooms: Research Is Scarce, But Promising
Reflections on Shifting to a Flexible Classroom
21st-Century Libraries: The Learning Commons
How Classroom Design Affects Engagement
14 Things That Are Obsolete in 21st Century Schools
Using Crime Prevention through Environmental Design to Foster Sense of Safety and Psychological Wellbeing in Schools
ABOUT OUR ARCHITECTS
RossTarrant Architects is a 40-person firm based in Lexington, Kentucky that specializes in educational facility design. Our design team is led by Sarah Lamere ad Michael Hughes.
Sarah brings 21 years of school design experience to Woodford County Schools. A principal and partner in RossTarrant Architects, Sarah is known for her ability to lead complex, multi-phase design and construction projects. She is a recognized expert in creating environmentally sustainable, inspiring educational environments that maximize student performance and protect the health and well-being of their occupants.
An accomplished project manager with over 16 years of experience, Michael has a talent for managing complex, multi-phase projects that combine cutting-edge design with exceptional energy performance. As an architect who has dedicated his career to designing schools, he is passionate about designing facilities that support all types of learners and can easily adapt to changing needs in the future.