As we continue to think about work spaces on the fourth floor, it is worth continuing to look around for inspiration. While education often emphasizes group learning, independent learning is not to be forgotten. As Angela Duckworth noted in her talk yesterday here at Teachers College, you have to be solitary in order to engage in deliberative learning, the only kind of learning in her opinion that really matters.
I saw this blog post, here, that links to the famous work den's of writers. What are your thoughts on having a writing den for the fourth floor?