Learning Escape Blog

19 Mar 2013

Talking about the environment, outdoor learning and funding at the Education Show

Last week we attended the Education Show in Birmingham to talk to visitors about eco classrooms and how they, as teachers, parents and role models, can encourage children to reconnect with nature.

16 Mar 2013

So you want to be an ecoschool? Guest post from EnergyMyWay

The need to become more energy efficient is pressing upon independent schools more than ever before. Energy bills are soaring and carbon taxes are now a reality; schools need to respond with sustainable measures to reduce their energy costs. But for many independent schools in the UK, this is a lot easier said than done. 

13 Mar 2013

Woolwich Polytechnic commission two storey Learning Escape

Woolwich Eco Classroom

We are very pleased to be working with Woolwich Polytechnic School for Boys in Thamesmead, Greenwich where construction of a brand new state-of-the-art, eight-classroom eco-building is nearing completion.

7 Mar 2013

Classroom design really does matter

Eco Classroom by The Learning Escape

We’ve always believed that the classroom is the place where young minds are moulded and according to new research carried out by the University of Salford and Nightingale Associates architects, classroom design really does matter.

5 Mar 2013

Don’t miss us at The Education Show

We’ll be attending The Education Show next week (14th – 16th March) at the NEC in Birmingham. Packed with workshops and conferences, it’s a fantastic day out for the whole school and it’s completely free.