Home to future thinkers, thought leaders and creative minds, the Furnware LearningLab is where you'll meet some the world's leading educationalists. Here we'll share their stories of inspiration, opinions and insights for the future.
How to create a design breakthrough in flexible learning.?
New to the LearningLab is Furnware industrial designer Jess Mitchell. While designing a flexible and modular school desk for the modern 21st Century classroom Jess believed she had created the perfect solution. However, while testing the prototype, students gave her an inspired 'lightbulb moment'. Why design one table solution when you could design develop a system of five interactive shapes that would transform teaching and learning in any classroom? Hear the story behind the user-centred design of the Switch Table System™.