Articles written by Nikolaj Bebe

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Nikolaj Bebe has written one research abstract and several popular science articles about architectural psychology, architecture and design of the school of the future. Here you´re able to read all of them.

The Role of Architecture in Learning and Creativity Processes – Architectural didactics and six design principles that can enhance the DTILE-process

An article made for the Design To Improve Life Education program, May 2012.

In this article you will be introduced to several terms and ideas of Nikolaj Bebe in relation to the development, creation and management of modern school architecture. Futhermore, Nikolaj Bebe´s six design principles is being introduced and related to the processes of the Design Life Compass as it´s being used in the Design To Improve Life Education program.

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The School Architecture of the Future – Six design principles

An article made for BlivKlog.dk, May, 2012.

These years Denmark is investing a large amount of money in school renovations and all new school architecture. But how exactly is it, that the architecture has to function and be capable of doing as being the physical foundation for the delvelopment of the 21th century key skills such as motivation for learning, creativity, innovation, responsibility and sociality? Nikolaj Bebe answer this by introducing six research-based design principles of his.

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Learning and the Physical Foundation of the School

An article made for BlivKlog.dk, August, 2010.

You´re often missing words when you´re talking about school architecture, and on how school architecture has to perform in relation to support good constructive and modern learning processes. In this article Nikolaj Bebe clarifies which subjects architeture is covering as well as he presents a quick look at how school architecture always has been used intentional to enhance a certain behavior. Last, Nikolaj Bebe – based on the theory of Danish researcher Inge Mette Kirkeby, offers a concept of words/terms which can be used to describe a desirable behavior inside the architecture.

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The Architecture of Creativity – A research-based perspective on how to build to increase flow in schools

An abstract made for the international psychology conference ECPP2010 – European Conference on Positive Psychology 2010, April, 2010.

This abstract presents the research results of the work that Nikolaj Bebe did during the research project Correlations between the school´s physical environment, learning and creativity under the main research project called MMALP – Many Ways Of Learning. The abstract was accepted as an oral presentation and Nikolaj Bebe presented his work in front of a larger crowd including Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi.

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