Prof. Claire Latané’s design recommendations for school spaces that support students mental health (Education Week)

As schools invest more in student mental health support, Claire Latané, associate professor of landscape architecture and founder and director of the Collaborative for Healthy and Inclusive Learning Environments (CHILE), works with schools to create supportive spaces. Her recommendations include increasing natural light indoors, a variety of smaller outdoor spaces, cozy common areas, quiet zones and even classroom pets.  

This article was originally published by Education Week on April 6, 2023.