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Facility Assessments: The First Step for Your Building Project – Video

Facility assessments are a critical part of any school or civic construction project. Join us as we explain what they ar...

An exterior rendering of the new Vel Phillips Middle School in Oshkosh, WI

Facility Assessments: The First Step for Your Building Project – Part 3

Part 3: The Facility Assessment Process Facility assessments are one of the key services we provide at Bray. We have yea...

Exterior Rendering of Neenah High School Main Entry designed by Bray Architects

Facility Assessments: The First Step for Your Building Project – Part 2

Part 2: Why Are Facility Assessments Important? Facility assessments are important because they’re the starting point ...

Horicon Elementary School addition and graphics designed by Bray Architects

Facility Assessments: The First Step for Your Building Project – Part 1

Part 1: What Is a Facility Assessment? Facility assessments are a critical first step in your district or municipality&#...

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Low-cost, High-Impact Accessible Design Solutions

It is possible to achieve your accessibility goals on a limited budget. In this 90-second video, we’ll highlight three...

Rendering of the employee entrance at the VisABILITY Center showing the red gradient film that will be applied to glass windows and doors.

Accessible Design: Beyond Vision’s VisABILITY Center – Part 3

Part 3: Accessible Design in Action Beyond Vision’s new VisABILITY Center is a case study in accessible design. ...

Chris Downey giving his TED Talk titled, “Design with the Blind in Mind.”

Accessible Design: Beyond Vision’s VisABILITY Center – Part 2

Part 2: Collaborating with Architect Chris Downey Innovative projects take teamwork. As they planned for the VisABILITY ...

An exterior rendering of Beyond Vision's VisABILITY Center.

Accessible Design: Beyond Vision’s VisABILITY Center – Part 1

Part 1: On a Mission for Accessible Spaces Accessible design was the mission for Bray in creating a new, 130,000-square-...

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Video – Educational Visioning

We’re wrapping up our Understanding Educational Visioning series with a short video that provides a glimpse into the p...

Friendship Learning Center Library Entrance with Built shelving that spells "Story Land" designed by Bray Architects

Understanding Educational Visioning – Part 4: Pedagogy

This is the final post in our four-part series looking at educational visioning and its role in the school design proces...

A learning resource area corridor at Forest Edge Elementary School.

Understanding Educational Visioning – Part 3: Identity

This is the third of a four-part series looking at educational visioning and its role in the school design process.  Re...

Understanding Educational Visioning – Part 2: Architecture

This is the second of a four-part series examining an important part of the school design process. Read part one. Archit...

Teacher reading to students in the Horicon School District Consolidated Campus Library.

Understanding Educational Visioning – Part 1: What Is It?

This is the first of a four-part series examining an important part of the school design process. Bray works with a lot ...

Four Bray team members attended the 2021 A4LE Conference.

Advocating for A4LE

Raising Awareness of an Important Organization for Educational Space Planning Four team members from Bray Architects att...

Celebrating National STEM/STEAM Day: Four Takeaways from Bray’s Experience

To celebrate National STEM/STEAM Day, we wanted to share insight from our years of experience designing these important ...

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Mixed-use Safety Facilities: Combining Departments Under One Roof

A shared public safety facility, housing multiple public-serving departments under one roof, can create logistic efficie...

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Considerations for Your Historic Preservation Project

Preserving history for a local community is often an important priority for many of the clients we work with. It is also...

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Building a Sustainable Future: How to Get Started

Here at Bray, we are committed to building a sustainable future and achieving sustainability goals for all of our client...

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Celebrating Your School Community Through Architecture

We have all heard, “it takes a village to raise a child.” For a school, it takes a village to provide a well-rounded...

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Five Tips for Engaging Your Community – Now, and in the Future

School districts are an integral part of the communities they serve. In fact, many would say that they are the heart of ...

Thermal Energy wall graphic from Froest Edge Elementary School designed by Bray Architects

Environmental Branding – Is There an ROI for Schools?

After design plans are finished and furniture selections are underway, schools are often left to consider, whether to in...

Intersect Case Study Forest Edge Elementary for Bray Architects

INTERSECT Case Study: Forest Edge Elementary School

The sixth case study in INTERSECT Volume I takes a closer look at Forest Edge Elementary School. This unique net-zero ca...

Port Washington High School Case Study

INTERSECT Case Study: Port Washington High School

The fifth case study in INTERSECT Volume I delves into Port Washington High School. In this three-phased project, learni...

Little Prairie Primary School - Elementary Classroom

INTERSECT Case Study: Little Prairie Primary School

The fourth case study in INTERSECT Volume I explores Little Prairie Primary School. The unifying design concepts through...

Intersect Case Study Beloit Turner Elementary School for Bray Architects

INTERSECT Case Study: Beloit Turner Elementary School

The third case study in INTERSECT Volume I explores Beloit Turner Elementary School. Here, grade levels are paired into...

Muskego Lakes Middle School Case Study

INTERSECT Case Study: Muskego Lakes Middle School

The second case study in INTERSECT Volume I explores Muskego Lakes Middle School. In this building, each of the four gra...

Intersect Case Study for Cristo Rey Jesuit High School at Bray Architects

INTERSECT Case Study: Cristo Rey Jesuit High School

The first case study in INTERSECT Volume I explores Cristo Rey Jesuit High School, which was designed to reflect the sc...

INTERSECT Volume I

INTERSECT Volume I

INTERSECT Volume I, Classrooms: Where Pedagogy Meets Architecture examines six of our K-12 projects. The document explor...

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Learning Beyond the Pandemic

“I hate virtual learning!” Those are not exactly the words you want to hear from your 10-year-old daughter as your c...