Learning space

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Learning space or learning setting refers to a physical setting for a learning environment, a place in which teaching and learning occur.wikipedia
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Classroom

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The term is commonly used as a more definitive alternative to "classroom," but it may also refer to an indoor or outdoor location, either actual or virtual.
A classroom is a learning space, a room in which both children and adults learn.

Kindergarten

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Kindergarten is a German word whose literal meaning is "garden for the children", however the term was coined in the metaphorical sense of "place where children can grow in a natural way".
Today, the term is used in many countries to describe a variety of educational institutions and learning spaces for children ranging from one to seven years of age, based on a variety of teaching methods.

School

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A school library (or a school library media center) is a library within a school where students, staff, and often, parents of a public or private school have access to a variety of resources, including books, periodicals, and other media.
A school is an educational institution designed to provide learning spaces and learning environments for the teaching of students (or "pupils") under the direction of teachers.

School bullying

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Safety and security in schools, including major incidents of violence, bullying, and vandalism have led to increased use of security monitoring systems, strategies such crime prevention through environmental design (CPTED), and sometimes competing discussions of transparency versus visible lockdown of learning spaces.
School bullying is a type of bullying, that occurs in any educational setting.

Learning environment

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Learning space or learning setting refers to a physical setting for a learning environment, a place in which teaching and learning occur.

Active learning

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Hands-on learning, a form of active and experiential learning, predates language and the ability to convey knowledge by means other than demonstration, and has been shown to be one of the more effective means of learning and over the past two decades has been given an increasingly important role in education.

Auditorium

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Theaters and auditoria are normally found in larger and higher level learning institutions whose population base and curriculum support these spaces.
Auditoria can be found in entertainment venues, community halls, and theaters, and may be used for rehearsal, presentation, performing arts productions, or as a learning space.

Learning commons

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A Learning Commons (or Digital Commons), as well as the "bookstore model" of a library that focuses on customer service, and bookless or digital libraries, are frequently cited as models for the "library of the future."
Learning commons, also known as scholars' commons, information commons or digital commons, are learning spaces, similar to libraries and classrooms that share space for information technology, remote or online education, tutoring, collaboration, content creation, meetings, socialization, playing games and studying.

Gym

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Learning spaces for physical education normally include a gymnasium and supporting spaces, such as locker rooms, as well as outdoor play fields and courts for athletics, track and field, and games.
They are commonly found in athletic and fitness centres, and as activity and learning spaces in educational institutions.

School library

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A school library (or a school library media center) is a library within a school where students, staff, and often, parents of a public or private school have access to a variety of resources, including books, periodicals, and other media.
In addition to classroom visits with collaborating teachers, the school library also serves as a learning space for students to do independent work, use computers, equipment and research materials; to host special events such as author visits and book clubs; and for tutoring and testing.

Student-centred learning

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Active learning, experiential learning, progressive education, and personalized learning are student-centered pedagogies.
In a student-centered learning space, students choose what they will learn, how they will pace their learning, and how they will assess their own learning.

Association for Learning Environments

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Its focus on learning environments includes the design and operation of both the physical learning spaces as well as the integration of pedagogies and educational philosophies.

Hackerspace

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Theme-based or career-focused SLCs in particular may also incorporate special labs, makerspaces, or vocational shops.
Hackerspaces and makerspaces are increasingly being included as learning spaces in schools, learning commons, and other educational facilities.

Lecture hall

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Lecture halls have been a primary learning space in colleges and universities for centuries.
Lecture halls differ from other types of learning spaces, seminar rooms in particular, in that they allow for little versatility in use, although they are no less flexible than, for example, chemistry laboratories.

Pedagogy

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They support a variety of pedagogies, including quiet study, passive or active learning, kinesthetic or physical learning, vocational learning, experiential learning, and others.

Greek language

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The word school derives from Greek σχολή (scholē), originally meaning "leisure" and also "that in which leisure is employed", and later "a group to whom lectures were given, school".

Leisure

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The word school derives from Greek σχολή (scholē), originally meaning "leisure" and also "that in which leisure is employed", and later "a group to whom lectures were given, school".

Direct instruction

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Direct instruction is perhaps civilization's oldest method of formal, structured education and continues to be a dominant form throughout the world.

Socratic method

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The Socratic method was developed over two millennia ago in response to direct instruction in the scholae of Ancient Greece.

Scholae

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The Socratic method was developed over two millennia ago in response to direct instruction in the scholae of Ancient Greece.

Ancient Greece

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The Socratic method was developed over two millennia ago in response to direct instruction in the scholae of Ancient Greece.

Dialectic

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Its dialectic, questioning form continues to be an important form of learning in western schools of law.

Law school

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Its dialectic, questioning form continues to be an important form of learning in western schools of law.

Experiential learning

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Hands-on learning, a form of active and experiential learning, predates language and the ability to convey knowledge by means other than demonstration, and has been shown to be one of the more effective means of learning and over the past two decades has been given an increasingly important role in education.