NEWS AND ADVICE

Education and community architecture news, advice and insights.

AdviceNews
May 25, 2022

What makes an ideal learning space?

Ask any teacher and they will tell you with no uncertainty that our surrounds impact the way we feel, think and engage. While the role environment plays in shaping our…
AdviceNews
April 29, 2022

A design led approach to modular building

When you think of modular buildings, chances are your mind goes straight to pre-fabricated pods or boxes, like portable classrooms or granny flats. While these ‘off the shelf’, mass produced…
Advice
March 1, 2022

Securing school building grants

The role and importance of a Master Plan A well-considered Master Plan allows your school to demonstrate it has a clear vision, strategy and plan in place for the future…
News
March 1, 2022

B2 proud to partner with VACPSP

As education architecture specialists who have successfully completed hundreds of catholic, independent and government school projects, we are delighted to a partner with the Victorian Association of Catholic Primary School Principals (VACPSP)…
News
March 1, 2022

B2 awarded 2020 Victorian School Design Award

Each year the Victorian School Design Awards recognise the work of Victorian Architects who are working to help make Victorian schools world leaders in education. Finalists and winners are selected for the…
Advice
March 10, 2021

How to design sustainably to a budget

A key element to a successful outcome of our projects is our ability to control the budget. On top of this, the methodology and timeliness of projects also plays a…
Projects
March 9, 2021

Redevelopment of Neerim SC

We all know how critical the schooling journey is in positively impacting the performance and development of students. That’s why the right space to support this is just as important…
Projects
February 24, 2021

Redevelopment of Lalor East PS

It’s imperative that a child’s learning environment is designed in a way that addresses the needs of its students, and in a way that enhances the educator’s teaching style. The…
Advice
February 23, 2021

Benefits of Hiring a Registered Architect

If you’re planning to build your own home or renovate a space, consulting with a registered architect is very wise. A good architect can be such an ally when it…
Advice
February 9, 2021

The importance of teamwork and collaboration in design/construction

In every facet of life, teamwork and collaboration is so important in achieving results. It’s a fantastic way for different and diverse members of a team to come together, share…
Projects
January 26, 2021

Redevelopment of Westbreen Primary School

The physical learning environment has a profound impact on the students’ learning experience. It also affects how students, staff and educators interact amongst themselves and with each other. As such,…
Advice
January 14, 2021

Link between Space and Pedagogy

It has long been established that the physical learning environment significantly affects both teaching practices and the ways that students engage with the learning experience itself. That’s why it’s so…
Projects
December 17, 2020

Redevelopment of South Yarra Primary School

When it comes to those formative steps on an education journey, we all know how critical primary school learning environments can be. Naturally when it comes to having the right…
AdviceNews
May 25, 2022

What makes an ideal learning space?

Ask any teacher and they will tell you with no uncertainty that our surrounds impact the way we feel, think and engage. While the role environment plays in shaping our…
AdviceNews
April 29, 2022

A design led approach to modular building

When you think of modular buildings, chances are your mind goes straight to pre-fabricated pods or boxes, like portable classrooms or granny flats. While these ‘off the shelf’, mass produced…
Advice
March 1, 2022

Securing school building grants

The role and importance of a Master Plan A well-considered Master Plan allows your school to demonstrate it has a clear vision, strategy and plan in place for the future…
Advice
March 10, 2021

How to design sustainably to a budget

A key element to a successful outcome of our projects is our ability to control the budget. On top of this, the methodology and timeliness of projects also plays a…
AdviceNews
May 25, 2022

What makes an ideal learning space?

Ask any teacher and they will tell you with no uncertainty that our surrounds impact the way we feel, think and engage. While the role environment plays in shaping our…
AdviceNews
April 29, 2022

A design led approach to modular building

When you think of modular buildings, chances are your mind goes straight to pre-fabricated pods or boxes, like portable classrooms or granny flats. While these ‘off the shelf’, mass produced…
News
March 1, 2022

B2 proud to partner with VACPSP

As education architecture specialists who have successfully completed hundreds of catholic, independent and government school projects, we are delighted to a partner with the Victorian Association of Catholic Primary School Principals (VACPSP)…
News
March 1, 2022

B2 awarded 2020 Victorian School Design Award

Each year the Victorian School Design Awards recognise the work of Victorian Architects who are working to help make Victorian schools world leaders in education. Finalists and winners are selected for the…
Projects
March 9, 2021

Redevelopment of Neerim SC

We all know how critical the schooling journey is in positively impacting the performance and development of students. That’s why the right space to support this is just as important…
Projects
February 24, 2021

Redevelopment of Lalor East PS

It’s imperative that a child’s learning environment is designed in a way that addresses the needs of its students, and in a way that enhances the educator’s teaching style. The…
Projects
January 26, 2021

Redevelopment of Westbreen Primary School

The physical learning environment has a profound impact on the students’ learning experience. It also affects how students, staff and educators interact amongst themselves and with each other. As such,…
Projects
December 17, 2020

Redevelopment of South Yarra Primary School

When it comes to those formative steps on an education journey, we all know how critical primary school learning environments can be. Naturally when it comes to having the right…

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