An alternative learning environment needs a facility that can meet unique demands. Phoenix High School in Kennewick, WA did just that, with students and staff working in an open-plan space that encourages collaborative learning. Learn how this project-based, alternative-track learning environment outfitted their facility to perfectly suit their needs.
Bogged down by clutter? Turns out, a cramped workspace directly correlate to stress. The same goes for posture and the amount of physical – and mental – breathing room you allot for yourself. The good news? You can combat stressful factors with a list of science-backed tips. Who knew it was as simple as sitting up straighter?
The use of art to positively impact patient outcomes is nothing new. However, The National Endowment for the Arts and the Society for Arts In Healthcare have taken arts initiatives one step further to further improve the healing process in hospitals, nursing homes, senior centers, hospices, and other entities within the medical community.