Direct links to nature affect students and teachers.
Cooler or warmer makes a clear difference.
Value of green views explained.
Classrooms should not be visually complex.
Researchers from the Max Planck Institute for Cognitive and Brain Sciences and the Technische Universität Dresden have studied stress and reached the conclusion that “stress is contagious.”
Creating playgrounds that encourage physical activity is one way to help keep young people from becoming obese.
Previous research has shown that educational advantages accrue when vegetation is visible through school windows.
Research by Rosenkranz, Rosenkranz, Holt, and Duncan confirms that it’s important to design opportunities to stand and to walk into workplaces and similar spaces.
Comprehensive collection of case studies of undergraduate learning and recreational environments.
A number of tools useful to people designing academic environments are available free of charge at the web address noted below.