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Using Makerspaces to Promote a STEAM Curriculum

Part 3 of a 5-part blog series exploring the topic of makerspaces in education. Click here to read part 1, Makerspaces: An Important Component of 21st Century Education and part 2, Creating a Makerspace in Schools As STEAM curriculum’s pick-up steam (pun intended), so do the popularity of makerspaces in schools. It is natural for […]

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2018 Georgia Chapter of the Association for Learning Environment’s Summer Conference

At our booth at the Georgia Chapter of the Association for Learning Environments summer conference, the Haskell team got to speak with a number of facilities and procurement attendees about their concerns and future plans. Again and again we discussed the construction, safety and modernization of their districts and how furniture built for active learning […]

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Creating a Makerspace in Schools

Part 2 of a 5-part blog series exploring the topic of makerspaces in education. Click here to read part 1 Makerspaces: An Important Component of 21st Century Education Our first blog post in this series covered the history and benefits of makerspaces in education. But, even if you’re bought into the idea, successfully launching a […]

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Meet West Street School, The Haskell Classroom Makeover Contest Winners

“Winning the Incredible Classroom Makeover Contest is more than just a new set of desks and chairs for our classroom” said Justine Mackinnon, Teacher and Contest Winner. “By providing us with modern and flexible seating, Haskell Office is providing us with opportunities to learn and grow in ways not possible with the limited seating we […]

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Makerspaces: An Important Component of 21st Century Education

Part 1 of a 5-part blog series exploring the topic of makerspaces in education A Brief History of Makerspaces Over 20 years ago in Germany, the concept called a hackerspace began. The first independent one (called C-Base) was a place where programmers could meet, work and share ideas. While these types of spaces had existed […]

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Classroom Makeover Contest Makes a Big Impact at West Street School

“Thank you again for hosting the Incredible Classroom Makeover Contest. The students are absolutely in love with the desks and chairs! They love the flexibility of the furniture and they constantly mention how comfortable they are.” – Justine Mackinnon, 4th Grade Teacher, West Street School

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Haskell Continues to Focus on Building a World-Class Team in the Public Sector

Two new Regional Managers will help fuel Haskell’s business growth initiatives BALA CYNWYD, Pa – April 16, 2018 – Haskell, a leading manufacturer of furniture for K-12, higher education, government and corporations, welcomes Tyler McCart and Kathryn Pagano to the business development team. In their roles as Regional Managers, McCart will be focused on Georgia, […]

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Sit to Stand is the New Black

Haskell enjoyed being a part of this year’s CASH show which highlighted opportunities and challenges for school districts and their private sector partners presented by the implementation of Proposition 51. At our spot in the NextGen booth, however, the hot topic was sit to stand desks—and not just for students. We had numerous conversations with […]

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Using Design Thinking to Create a Classroom Built for Maximum Impact

“If we teach today’s students as we taught yesterday’s, we rob them of tomorrow.”  – John Dewey, 1915 While so many of the sessions at the upcoming CASH show look fantastic, one of the sessions really caught our attention. Maximizing Facilities’ Impact on Student Learning…Insight from Sacramento State’s School of Education What can teachers teach […]

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Next Gen and Haskell Team Up at the 2018 CASH Annual Conference

If you haven’t heard of the 39th Annual Conference on School Facilities hosted by California’s Coalition for Adequate School Housing (CASH) in Sacramento, Haskell would like to invite you to learn more and register for this year’s conference. The event will highlight the opportunities and challenges for school districts and their private sector partners presented […]

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