Bright Ideas: Creating Optimal Learning Environments with Phoenix Pro

Creating the perfect learning environment isn’t just about desks and books – it’s also about lighting. Lighting plays a huge role in how we feel and learn.

Think about it like this: the right lighting can boost our mood, help us focus better and make studying way more enjoyable. So, let’s shed some light on why lighting matters in educational establishments – it’s not just about seeing clearly, it’s about creating a safe atmosphere for learning.

The Power of Good Lighting

Studies have shown that good quality lighting fittings not only aid visual tasks but can also subconsciously energise the learning process, fostering motivation and engagement.

Whilst natural daylight is recognised as the gold standard for classrooms, its availability is inconsistent due to factors like weather, seasons and building design.

The Benefits

When we’re learning, our eyes do the heavy lifting. In fact, a whopping 80% of the information we take in comes through our vision. That’s why the quality of classroom lighting matters so much. Good lighting has been shown to:

  • Boost motivation and focus: A well-lit learning environment energises students and fosters a more positive attitude towards learning.
  • Improve cognitive function: Studies have shown that appropriate lighting can enhance alertness and concentration.
  • Support healthy circadian rhythm: Human-centric lighting solutions can mimic the natural light cycle, promoting healthy sleep patterns and overall well-being.
  • Reduce eye strain and fatigue: Glare-free lighting reduces discomfort and headaches.

Meet the Phoenix Pro Surface Linear

The Phoenix Pro is designed specifically for educational institutions and boasts a range of features to create an optimal learning environment. This versatile fixture is perfect for both surface and suspended installations and can seamlessly adapt to various classroom layouts.

Phoenix Pro LED Fitting

Key Features

Low Glare

The Phoenix Pro shines with its UGR<19 rating, indicating its ability to diminish harsh glares effectively. This feature not only addresses health and safety concerns but also mitigates welfare issues such as eye strain, fatigue and headaches, creating a safer environment for staff and students.

Adjustable Colour Temperature (3-CCT)

With adjustable colour temperature (3-CCT) capabilities, the Phoenix Pro can mimic a natural light cycle that’s good for both the mind and body. This fosters a more natural learning atmosphere, known to enhance cognitive stimulation.

Available Options – Dimmable and Emergency

In the UK, the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005, requires that all schools install adequate emergency lighting. With emergency lighting options available with the Phoenix Pro, this LED fitting ensures safety during power outages or other emergencies, aiding a smooth evacuation.

Available dimmable options also promote cost-effectiveness and energy efficiency, with automatic sensors saving energy when rooms are unoccupied.

Energy Efficient

Did you know lighting is often the number-one energy consumer for schools? We think the solution is pretty clear. Enter the Phoenix Pro – an energy-efficient LED solution designed to reduce energy consumption and generate cost savings for schools.


Built with a robust polycarbonate diffuser, the Phoenix Pro is built to withstand the demands of daily classroom use. Additionally, we provide a 5-year warranty so that you can focus on what’s really important – teaching and learning!

Prioritise Performance

By combining these features, we’ve crafted an LED fitting that not only empowers schools but also cultivates vibrant, conducive learning environments that prioritise student well-being.

Looking for high-quality fixtures and lamps? Get in touch with our team to learn more about Phoenix Pro.