Classroom lights steer study mood

The Ministry of Education and Avondale college are trialing a new lighting system which lets the teacher set the mood for learning at different times throughout the school day.

The system allows the teacher, who has access to a touchpad, to select one of the four settings - normal, energy, focus and calm.

Normal - regular classroom activities

Energy - early morning or after lunch

Focus - concentrate on challenging tasks

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