Across the country, classrooms are being transformed into engaging, vibrant spaces that facilitate collaboration, creativity, innovation and independent learning.
Education environments have changed and an ‘Open-Plan’ design now leads the way with zones and nooks and new approaches to seating and organisation are appearing because they make better spaces and places for creating engaging learning.
Classes are divided into classes of 20-30 students with their own teacher, however all of these classes are in the same room with no walls separating them, which results in 50, 90 or even 200 students in the one area.
The importance of acoustic design requirements is usually underestimated in planning stages. If adequate speech intelligibility and acoustic comfort were provided, concentration would be easier and participants would be less frustrated and more productive.
If a teacher is having to raise their voice in order to be heard, there is an immediate issue that needs to be addressed. With teacher vocal strain and stress being one of the most frequent vocational complaints in the industry , it is extremely important we are providing healthy environments for both our educators and students.
Most times it is a mixture of both teaching techniques and acoustical treatments that can assist in providing an optimum learning environment.
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