Schedule

March 29-30, 2012
21st Century Pushing Forward: Lessons from Leading Edge Urban Learning Environments
Columbia University, Faculty House, 64 Morningside Drive MC2301, New York, NY 10027

Subject to change

Thursday March 29, 2012
7:30 AM - 1:30 PM Registration/Info Desk Foyer of FH 2nd floor
7:45 AM - 8:30 AM NE Region Board Meeting 2nd floor in area S#1
9:00 AM - 9:15 AM Opening Welcome
Introduce Guests: John Ramsey / Dave Edwards / John Nichols
2nd floor in areas S#2, 3, 4
9:15 AM - 10:00 AM Prof Robert Twombly: Breaking Out Of The Box: Reinventing Classroom Design To Support School Reform 2nd floor in areas S#2, 3, 4
10:00 AM - 10:20 AM Morning Break 2nd floor in area S#1
10:20 AM - 12:15 PM Speaker & Moderator – Xenia Cox: The Space Between Success and Failure: Can School Design Keep Up 2nd floor in areas S#2, 3, 4
12:15 PM - 12:20 PM Short Video (Third Teacher)  
12:20 PM - 12:25 PM Steelcase introduces video  
12:25 PM - 12:45 PM Break prior to boarding buses for School Tours  
12:45 PM - 1:15 PM Pick Up Box Lunches & Board School Tour Buses Departure from FH Entrance on 64 Morningside Drive
1:15 PM - 2:00 PM Travel Time Chartered Bus
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM School Tour #1: Bronx Charter School for the Arts and School Tour #2: Frank Sinatra School of the Arts High School  
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM Travel  
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM School Tour #1: Spitzer School of Architecture and School Tour #2: Avenues: The World School  
4:45 PM - 5:30 PM Travel back to Mid-Town Chartered Bus
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM Showroom Tour at Steelcase with reception & conversation café led by moderator 4 Columbus Circle, NYC
  Dinner on Own / Pres Suite Drinks & Conversation Restaurant guide online & suggestions in conf program
Friday March 30, 2012
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM Registration/Info Desk 3rd floor foyer at stair landing
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM Industry Partner Setup & Architectural Exhibit Display 2nd floor foyer / 3rd floor
7:45 AM - 8:45 AM Regional Business Meeting 3rd floor Pres Rm 1 area
9:15 AM - 9:30 AM Welcome by Jeanne Perantoni & Remarks from John Ramsey, Exec. Dir. of the Association for Learning Environments 3rd Floor Pres Rm 1 area
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Keynote Address: Daniel A. Domenech, AASA Executive Director – Urban Education: Redefining Equity to Level the Playing Field 3rd floor Pres Rm 1, 2, 3
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM Morning Break - Industry Partner Exhibition Opening / Networking 3rd floor open layout
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM Seminar Session A - AM Round #1 (3 concurrent sessions) 2nd Floor (Seminar Rms 1, 2, 3)
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM Luncheon Address: Dr. Raymond Colluciello, Albany, NY – CSD: Leading Small Cities With Big Challenges: Video + Albany HS connection (Skype tbd) Buffet lunch 3rd floor
2:15 PM - 3:30 PM Seminar Session B - PM Round #2 (3 concurrent sessions) 2nd Floor (Seminar Rms 1, 2, 3)
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM Afternoon Break - Industry Partner Exhibition / Networking 3rd floor
4:00 PM - 5:15 PM Seminar Session C - PM Round #3 (3 concurrent sessions) 2nd Floor (Seminar Rms 1, 2, 3)
5:15 PM - 6:30 PM Industry Partner Reception; Planning & Design Awards Showcase; A4LE Service Recognition & Farewell Remarks 3rd floor
6:30 PM Dinner on Own Subway / Taxi (on Own)
11:00 PM NYC late night entertainment Subway / Taxi (on Own)
Saturday April 1, 2012
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Breakfast Buffet URS Corp (Workshop Host), 1 Penn Plaza, Suite 610, NYC
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Post Conference Workshop (REFP Credit) Conference Room of URS
1:00 PM Regional Conference Ends Lunch on Own
Become a Member

Join

ALEP / Certificate Programs

 
ALEP / CERTIFICATES

Comprehensive industry education: ALEP, Advanced Academy and Vibrant Learning Environments

MORE

LEsolutions Online Awards

 
LESOLUTIONS AWARDS

Visit our showcase of past online entry submissions

MORE

LearningSCAPES 2019

 
LEARNINGSCAPES 2019

October 4-6, 2019
Hyatt Regency Orange County
Anaheim, CA

MORE