EDsession: Successful Master Planning for Schools in Historic Buildings
Serena Losonczy, PBDW Architects
Wednesday, October 23
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Today, many urban schools occupy historic buildings that no longer serve an ever-evolving pedagogy. They are looking to architects to lead them through a Master Planning process that is transformative while still maintaining their unique historic character. Using recent projects in NYC as case studies, this session will lay out a step-by-step Master Planning road map that can be used to address challenges ranging from space constraints to identification of stakeholders and resolution of conflicting goals, creating a plan that is relevant far into the future.
Learning Objective 1:
Demonstrate the importance of a Master Plan.
Learning Objective 2:
Understand the steps involved in Master Planning.
Learning Objective 3:
Learn how Master Planning for schools in historic buildings is unique.
Learning Objective 4:
Identify the most important factor in determining the success of a Master Plan.
(1) AIA LU, (1) IDCEC LU