Furniture & Furnishings

Optimizing form and function to furnish educational environments.


Manteca Unified School District

Inside: Furniture

Feb. 2, 2024
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Choosing the proper components of a workstation will help students perform more efficiently and work comfortably.


Asumag 6530 Oodle Classroom

New Oodle™ Stool Breaks Active Seating Mold

Nov. 1, 2017
Smith System is putting the “ooooo” in cool classroom seating with the launch of oodle™
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Flex & tech

May 1, 2014
Today’s classroom must have the flexibility to accommodate different learning objectives.
Plug-and-play furniture options at Anne Arundel Community College, Arnold, Md., enable students to study in many areas. Photo by Halkin Architectural Photography

21st-Century Furniture Solutions for Schools

Oct. 16, 2013
Some detailed furniture guidelines can inform education institutions when planning learning spaces.
Furniture and furnishings for today’s education institutions should be flexible and adaptable to changes in the learning environment. Photo by Jeffrey Totaro

A 21st-Century Fit

Oct. 1, 2013
Tips for outfitting educational spaces with furniture and furnishings.
This 3D model illustrates how full-height window walls bring transparency to STEAM learning activities in lab/studio space at the new I.J. Holton Intermediate School, Austin, Minn., which is scheduled for completion this fall.

Full Steam Ahead

June 1, 2013
Tips for designing for specialized curriculum, such as STEAM.


Asu Smart

eBook: Smart Steps

Sept. 17, 2020
An AS&U guide that will "floor" you
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Value Criteria for School Furniture

May 1, 2012
Making furniture decisions can involve many factors, and they vary from institution to institution.
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School Furniture by the Square Foot

Feb. 1, 2012
Shifting the education paradigm by thinking of furniture and furnishings in new ways.
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Smart School Furniture

Nov. 1, 2011
Refinishing furniture can be a good solution for residence halls on a tight budget.
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Flexible Classroom Furniture

Oct. 1, 2011
Adaptable furniture and classroom spaces will set up the 21st-century student for success.