Engaging Places

Architecture and the built environment as a learning resource

This publication is a snapshot of the many creative ways that the built environment is currently being used as the basis for educational projects with children and young people.

Cover of Engaging Places: Architecture and the built environment as a learning resource

The buildings that surround us make a huge impact on our everyday lives. Children and young people in particular, when given the right encouragement, have a huge amount to say about what inspires them and what they would like to change about the place they live in. Summarised here are some of the many ways in which their imagination has been captured by working on architecture and building projects.

Published on 13 October 2003