70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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Whether you’re in middle school, high school, university, or anything in between, it has never been a better time to be a student. Schools around the globe are embracing clever and practical new technologies and ideas in their buildings, all geared towards making life easier for students and teachers alike.

And it’s not all just for show, either – a 2012 study by the Miami-Dade Public School Board showed that modern school facilities actually contribute to the well-being and academic performance of students and that teachers working in a more technologically-advanced environment are more likely to keep their jobs.

To illustrate this, the guys at  have put together a list of some of the most creative and cool things people have installed at their schools. Which one is the coolest idea for you?

#1 This Door In A Math Classroom

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#2 Technical University Munich Put Slides In Their Building. I’m Pretty Jealous

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#3 My Son’s Homework Has A Barcode That When Scanned Takes Him To An Instructional Youtube Video Posted By His Teacher Related To The Lesson

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#4 My School’s Periodic Table

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#5 My Son’s School Has A Vending Machine For School Supplies

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#6 New Preschool In Japan Collects Rainwater Into Puddles For Kids To Play In

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#7 This Japanese Kindergarten Is Built Around A Tree

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#8 My Cooking Class Has A Mirror On The Ceiling So We Can See What The Teacher Is Doing

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#9 How My University Is Helping Us Get Over Exam Stress

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#10 I Found This In My School Computer Room

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#11 School Paints Lockers As Book Spines To Create An “Avenue Of Literature”

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#12 Hate Getting Stuck Behind Slow People On The Stairs? My School Just Put These In Everywhere On Campus

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#13 My University Has Coasters That Can Test Your Drink For Rape Drugs

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#14 My Daughter’s First Grade Classroom Has Desks With Pedals So Kids Can Move While Learning

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#15 This School Has A Slide Direct From Classroom To Playground. Childhood Dream

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#16 Our Local High School Has Solar Panel Tables With USB Outlet Ports For Students To Charge Their Devices

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#17 My School Has Skateboard Parking

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#18 The Science Building In My University Has Periodic Tables

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#19 My University Math Lab Chairs Have Binary On Them

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#20 My University Provides Students With Dogs As A Stress Reliever During Finals Week

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#21 My School Gym Has A Complimentary Sunscreen Dispenser

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#22 This Vending Machine At My School Sells Various School Supplies

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#23 This Just Got Installed At My School. A Public Work Bench For Your Bicycle Compete With Tools And A QR Code For Common Repair Help

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#24 Lovely Counting Stairs

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#25 My School Has A Nap Room

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#26 This Is How My University Stops Thieves

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#27 Classroom Clock

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#28 My Kid’s New School Has A Twirly Slide To Get Downstairs

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#29 This Stapler Is Mounted Outside Of A Classroom In One Of My University’s Buildings. I Have Never Seen This Before, But It Is A Brilliant Idea

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#30 This Machine That Detects Sound-Level At My University’s Library

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#31 How To Encourage College Kids To Recycle

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#32 Cool Classroom For ADHD Teens In Israel

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#33 My University Puts QR Codes On Some Of The Trees So That Passersby And Students Can Identify Them

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#34 My University Has A Secured Charging Station You Can Safety Lock And Charge Your Devices

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#35 Basement Floor Of My Campus Library Has A Treadmill With A Computer, So You Can Exercise And Study At The Same Time

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#36 My Schools Propaganda Against E-Cigs

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#37 My University Has Marker Board For Walls In Their Library Study Rooms

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#38 In Addition To Bike Racks, My School Has Skateboard Racks

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#39 This School Has A Water Fountain And Bottle Fountain

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#40 My College Has A Vending Machine For Violin Strings And Woodwind Reeds

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#41 The Skylight In My University’s Math Building Is Decorated By Fibonacci Spirals

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#42 My Chemistry Teacher Modded His Classroom Lab Tables. Installed Semi-Touch Screen Computers Into The Middle Of The Desks With Mac Mini’s, Wii Remotes, Projectors, Etc.

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#43 An Easy Improvement

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#44 The Supermarket At My University Allows You To Up/Downvote New Products And At 50 Likes It Is Adapted Into The Shop

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#45 The Most Amazing Desk I Have Sat In In College!

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#46 My University Has Solar Powered Picnic Tables

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#47 Great Way To Learn

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#48 My College Just Installed New White Board Tables

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#49 My College Has Chairs To Help With Stairway Evacuations

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#50 My Windowless Classroom Has Fake Sky Panels In Place Of The Plastic Covers On The Fluorescent Lights

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#51 Every Math’s Teachers Dream Door Mat

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#52 My School Has An All Gender Restroom

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#53 The Pharmacy Building At My University Has A Mock CVS Pharmacy To Train Students

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#54 A School I Visited Yesterday Had Useful Reminders On Every Step In The Mathematics Department

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#55 The Clock In My Chemistry Classroom

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#56 Staircase At My University Gives You A Step By Step Calorie Burn Count

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#57 The Flexible, Creative Working Spaces Inside The Stanford School

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#58 This Class Has A Mirror At The Back So The Teacher Can See The Students’ Monitors

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#59 “Spy With The Shimmering Cloak” Area In Elementary School Where Students Can Experience The Idea Of The Periscope, Explore The Colour Spectrum, Learn About Complementary Colours And Much More

70 Great Design Ideas That You’ll Wish Your School Had

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#60 My University Has Peep-Holes On Classroom Doors So You Don’t Walk In On A Class

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#61 My University Has Classes In A Movie Theatre And We Have Desks That Fit Into The Cupholders

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#62 Multiplication Up

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#63 My Daughter’s School Uses These To Transport Babies Around The Campus

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#64 My Little Sisters School Has A Vending Machine For Books

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#65 My University Has An Ear Plug Dispenser In The Library

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#66 There Is A Chemicals Vending Machine In My University’s Chemistry Department

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#67 Creative Stairs

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#68 My School Has These Small Spikes So You Can’t Sit There Incase You Fall Down

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#69 The Mathematics Building At My University Numbers Each Step From The Ground Up, With The Prime Numbers In Red

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#70 This Clock In Our Science Class

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