Pedagogy and Space: Design Inspirations for Early Childhood Classrooms

December 2, 2020
Pedagogy and Space: Design Inspirations for Early Childhood Classrooms

The intersection of architecture and education is a new andburgeoning area of interest. This book blends architectural designinformation with theory-based content explaining the foundations ofearly childhood environments. Colorful photographs of intentionallydesigned spaces will inspire early childhood professionals andarchitects alike as they dream, plan, build, and revamp settings.Inspired by the groundbreaking architectural book A PatternLanguage: Towns, Buildings, Construction (Oxford UniversityPress, 1977), this resource aims to glean architectural informationregarding important design patterns in an environment and utilizethem to provide insight into early childhood environments that areboth developmentally appropriate and aesthetically pleasing.