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"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world" - Nelson Mandela
Arcadia School - Dubai

HOW ARCHITECTURE CAN INFLUENCE ACADEMIC SUCCESS

Educational architecture is a powerful tool for stimulating creativity, as well enhancing concentration, motivation, and understanding. In other words, to work well, one must be happy at school, and comfort becomes an essential ingredient.

"In addition to aesthetics, comfort is without a doubt the most important factor." Avinash Kumar - Senior Architect at Godwin Austen Johnson - ARCADIA SCHOOL DUBAI

  Studies have shown that educational buildings have a huge impact on the health, thinking and performance of students.

/ CLASSROOM DESIGN IMPACT LEARNING PROGRESS

Differences in the physical characteristics of classrooms explain 16% of the variation in learning progress over a year.

/ NATURAL LIGHT HAVE A POSITIVE EFFECT ON TEST SCORES

Students with natural lighting in their classrooms score up to 26% higher on tests than their cohorts with little or no natural lighting.

/ TEMPERATURE AFFECTS THE ATTENTION SPAN AND MEMORY

Test scores average 72% when the classroom is too cold or too hot, and 93% when temperature is controlled.

 

 

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