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SNAP Interviews Carrie Moore, AIA

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Source: Architectural Record

SNAP: You were on the team that designed the first net-zero energy school in the northeast. What have green schools taught us?

Carrie Moore: As firms get smarter about optimizing the architectural, mechanical, electrical, and plumbing systems in schools, they’re also addressing where learning actually takes place.


Increasingly, learning happens outside classrooms—in a corner of a hallway transformed into a break-out area, or in gardens, which are becoming learning laboratories.

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