Join us for our November CEUS sponsored by IIDA & Patcraft!
Color in Education: A Look into the Thoughtful, Intentional Placement of Color in Education Design
There is no more crucial place for thoughtful color selection than our educational built environments. Studies offer evidence that color choices in our schools matter immensely and the right color selections can promote collaborative learning, communication, concentration and achievement among students from kindergarten through high school.
This presentation, "Color in Education," presents the challenges that the facilities managers, designers, architects and administrators of school systems nationwide face in color selection for schools in their communities. The presenters will provide research findings and real-life case studies to support the inclusion of color while considering budget, durability and practicality for K-12 schools.
- Review challenges that the school systems nationwide face in color selection for schools in their communities
- Provide research findings and real-life case studies to support the inclusion of color.
- How color can selected when considering budget, durability and practicality for K-12 schools.
- How to guide stakeholders in school systems to make more informed and impactful color choices as they create successful, inclusive learning environment.
Kieren Corcoran has 20+ years of experience marketing flooring and is currently
Director of Marketing for performance markets with the Patcraft Brand of Shaw Industries. Prior to working at Shaw, he worked to develop carpet use specifications across the complex value chain of end users, facility managers and architectural firms by providing leadership to a cross-functional team. Kieren is focused on developing an understanding of user needs and expectations to develop technical and evidence-based solutions.
Date: November 8th
Time: 11:30 networking, 12:00-1:00pm CEU & lunch provided
Address: 111 W Berry St., St #211, Fort Wayne, IN 46802
Date: November 8th
Time: 4:30 networking, 5:00-6:00 CEU + food & drinks proivded
Location: Centerpoint Brewing Company
Address: 1125 E Brookside Ave, Suite 2B, Indianapolis, IN 46202