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10 Steps to Integrate Teacher Input into Learning Space Design: Empower Educators to Transform Their Classrooms
18 Jun

10 Steps to Integrate Teacher Input into Learning Space Design: Empower Educators to Transform Their Classrooms

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text="10 Steps to Integrate Teacher Input into Learning Space Design: Empower Educators to Transform Their Classrooms" use_theme_fonts="yes" css="" font_weight=""][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text css=""]The thoughtful design of learning environments is key to improving educator satisfaction and fostering student engagement and success. In order to create transformative educational spaces,…

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Designing Versatile K-12 Media Centers for Diverse Instructional Approaches
24 May

Designing Versatile K-12 Media Centers for Diverse Instructional Approaches

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text="Designing Versatile K-12 Media Centers for Diverse Instructional Approaches" use_theme_fonts="yes" css="" font_weight=""][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text css=""]In recent decades, the role of K-12 media centers have evolved from merely collections of books to dynamic, multi-functional spaces that support various instructional methods. Gone are the days when the main…

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Safety and Support in Schools: Trauma-Informed Design in K-12 Educational Spaces
20 May

Safety and Support in Schools: Trauma-Informed Design in K-12 Educational Spaces

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text="Safety and Support in Schools: Trauma-Informed Design in K-12 Educational Spaces" use_theme_fonts="yes" css="" font_weight=""][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text css=""]In the pursuit of creating learning environments that prioritize safety and support in schools, it is critical to design spaces that address the diverse needs of students, enhancing their mental…

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Bartow County School System Learning Hubs: A Transformation into Modern Media Center Spaces
09 May

Bartow County School System Learning Hubs: A Transformation into Modern Media Center Spaces

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text="Bartow County School System Learning Hubs: A Transformation into Modern Media Center Spaces" use_theme_fonts="yes" css="" font_weight=""][vc_column_text css=""] Bartow County School System - Cartersville, GA 14,000 students 12 elementary schools 4 middle schools 3 high schools [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text="District Transforms 19 Different Media Centers into Innovative…

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Creating an Ergonomic Learning Environment: A Guide to Choosing the Best Furniture Sizes for Educational Spaces
01 May

Creating an Ergonomic Learning Environment: A Guide to Choosing the Best Furniture Sizes for Educational Spaces

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text="Creating an Ergonomic Learning Environment: A Guide to Choosing the Best Furniture Sizes for Educational Spaces" use_theme_fonts="yes" css="" font_weight=""][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text css=""]In ergonomic learning environments, both the physical environment and the furnishings within it play a pivotal role in fostering learning and wellbeing. While much of…

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Q&A with Tyler Pellerito and Ryanne Lane on Their Top 5 Favorite MiEN Products
23 Apr

Q&A with Tyler Pellerito and Ryanne Lane on Their Top 5 Favorite MiEN Products

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text="Q&A with Tyler Pellerito and Ryanne Lane on Their Top 5 Favorite MiEN Products" use_theme_fonts="yes" css="" font_weight=""][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row content_placement="middle"][vc_column][vc_column_text css=""] Welcome to the newest installment of the MiEN Environments Top 5 Series, where we delve into the preferred selections of MiEN Company's finest. In this…

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Meet Cecilia Cruse, MiEN’s Special Needs Consultant
15 Apr

Meet Cecilia Cruse, MiEN’s Special Needs Consultant

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text="Meet Cecilia Cruse, MiEN’s Special Needs Consultant" use_theme_fonts="yes" css="" font_weight=""][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width="1/4"][vc_single_image image="23944" img_size="Full" css=""][/vc_column][vc_column width="3/4"][vc_column_text css=""]Students with disabilities make up nearly 15 percent of the K-12 student population, and supporting these students is a valuable endeavor for schools and districts. As this percentage continues…

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Transforming Oregon State University Residential Hall Spaces with MiEN Furniture
10 Apr

Transforming Oregon State University Residential Hall Spaces with MiEN Furniture

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text="Transforming Oregon State University Residential Hall Spaces with MiEN Furniture" use_theme_fonts="yes" font_weight=""][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]In 2022, Oregon State University (OSU) was seeking a furniture partner to help them transform the social spaces in four residence halls on campus: Poling Hall, Cauthorn Hall, Halsell Hall, and McNary Hall.…

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Hampton University Classroom Modernization: Redefining the College Experience for Collaboration, Engagement, and Comfort
04 Apr

Hampton University Classroom Modernization: Redefining the College Experience for Collaboration, Engagement, and Comfort

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text="Hampton University Classroom Modernization: Redefining the College Experience for Collaboration, Engagement, and Comfort" use_theme_fonts="yes" font_weight=""][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]With roots that reach deeply into U.S. history and the African American experience, Hampton University in Virginia has its sights set squarely on the horizons of the global community of…

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Furniture Designed to Last: Promoting Sustainability with High-Quality Furnishings
02 Apr

Furniture Designed to Last: Promoting Sustainability with High-Quality Furnishings

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text="Furniture Designed to Last: Promoting Sustainability with High-Quality Furnishings" use_theme_fonts="yes" font_weight=""][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]In recent years, there has been a growing emphasis on the environmental problem of “fast furniture,” which refers to the disposable nature of many modern furniture products. “Fast furniture” is a fairly new term,…

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