Inspiring a lifelong love for learning
Early childhood facilities and providers aim to give their communities expert staff, high quality programs and materials, and developmentally appropriate learning environments. The buildings we design reinforce these essential learning components.
Our job, successfully accomplished, prepares the stage for others to become the stars—teachers optimize use of their learning environments to inspire students and students become thoroughly educated through various forms of discovery.
Our design process for early childhood education facilities is rooted in a school’s educational program goals and engages a wide range of participants such as the administrators, educators, students, and citizens. As designers, and also as parents, we strive to deliver, on time and within budget, exciting and functional designs that motivate the intellect and enhance the learning process for future generations.
Getting back to schoolThe COVID-19 global pandemic has disrupted many long-held assumptions about how your facilities operate. Our team of planners, designers, architects, engineers, scientists, and project managers have come together to provide advice that will help you make informed decisions about the design and operations of your schools—from fostering resiliency to managing user experience to recommended facility protocols. Read More
Early learners need the right environmentsHigh quality early education sets children on the right path to long-term academic success. Determining what high quality means in relation to building design, programming options, and the realities of a global pandemic, is what innovators like Diego Barrera, senior design architect, focus on. Diego’s article “Creating Thoughtful Environments for Early Learners,” published in School Construction News, lays out three pillars of environmental design that support effective educational delivery and outcomes. Read More
Prince George’s County Education & Community Partners consortium selected for Prince George’s County, Maryland, schools alternative construction financing projectRead More
Stantec to design specialized Career Technical Education high school in New MexicoRead More
Falls Church City Public Schools breaks ground on new $120 Million George Mason High SchoolRead More
Stantec receives a top educational design award for Manor New Tech Middle SchoolRead More
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