Have you noticed how many seriously cool schools are being built these days? I never thought I would be so jealous of them, but I totally am. There are tons of ideas to use in your own home - check out this solar outdoor space, for example!
This project from London-based Cottrell & Vermeulen Architecture not only helps keep the kids cool, but the outdoor structure harnesses energy from the rays of the sun. In turn, it keeps the building cool and helps power the community with its solar cells.
• Read More: Westborough primary school at designboom