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Planning and Designing
Learner-Centered School Facilities

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A Visioning Process for Designing Responsive Schools:
http://www.edfacilities.org/pubs/sanoffvision.pdf

Making Current Trends in School Design Feasible:
http://www.schoolclearinghouse.org/pubs/small.PDF

Schools as Centers of Community: A Citizens' Guide For Planning and Design:
http://www.ed.gov/offices/OESE/archives/
inits/construction/commguide.pdf

Importance of an Educated Community.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/1365.shtm

Assessing Environmental Quality

The Relationship between Environmental Quality of School Facilities and Student Performance. A Congressional Briefing to the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Science
http://schoolstudio.engr.wisc.edu/energysmartschools.html

Indoor air quality

Guidance for Filtration and Air-Cleaning Systems to Protect Building Environments from Airborne Chemical, Biological, or Radiological Attacks http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/docs/2003-136/pdfs/2003-136.pdf

Causes of Indoor Air Quality Problems in Schools. Summary of Scientific Research. Revised Edition.
http://www.ornl.gov/ORNL/BTC/IAQ%20review-2nd%20ed2.pdf

Ventilation

Mold Remediation in Schools and Commercial Buildings. http://www.epa.gov/iaq/molds/index.html

Definitions of Problems to be Solved

Overcrowding

Overcrowding in Urban Schools
http://www.ericdigests.org/1996-1/overcrowding.htm

The State of Municipal Services in the 1990s: Crowding, Building Conditions and Staffing in New York City Public Schools.
http://www.cbcny.org/bofed2.html

Noise

New Standards Should Help Children in Noisy Classrooms
http://www.educationworld.com/a_issues/issues073.shtml

Have You Heard? Noise Can Effect Learning!
http://www.education-world.com/a_curr/curr011.shtm

The Needs Assessment Process

A Demographic Projecting Wrinkle.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/1052.shtm

Projecting Student Enrollments in Tough Economic Times.
http://www.peterli.com/spm/resources/articles/archive.php?article_id=1996

School Facilities Assessment
http://www.edfacilities.org/rl/facility_assessment.cfm

Capital Need Assessment Survey
http://www.cdb.state.il.us/forms/download/survey.pdf

Assessing the Need.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

When Enrollment Soars.
http://www.facilitiesnet.com/ms/article.asp?id=5438&keywords=schools,%20enrollment

Using a Student Yield Index in Planning for Student Growth.
http://asbointl.org/asbo/files/

Renovation and Historic Restoration

D.C. Public Schools Renovation Work.
http://web.archive.org/web/20070211052249

Extreme School Remodeling.
http://www.peterli.com/spm/resources/articles/archive.php?article_id=1669

Historic Neighborhood Schools Deliver 21st Century Education
http://www.edfacilities.org/pubs/historic.pdf

CHPS High Performance Schools Manual
http://www.edfacilities.org/rl/high_performance.cfm

Historic Schools: Renovation vs. Replacement & the Role of a Feasibility Study.
http://www.nationaltrust.org/issues/schools/school_feasibility_study.pdf

Build New or Renovate School Facilities

Executive Summary for First Priority Projects (51-100 Years Old).
http://www.boarddocs.com/mabe/pgcps/Board.nsf/7f0976c2db2919ff8725732800681a69 /463f11f571d068ec8725746a007ad813/$FILE/3DI%20Executive%20Summary.pdf

Executive Summary for Second Priority Projects (31-50 Years Old).
http://www.boarddocs.com/mabe/pgcps/Board.nsf

Executive Summary for Third Priority Projects (16-30 Years Old).
http://www.boarddocs.com/mabe/pgcps/Board.nsf

Renovate or Build New?
http://osfc.ohio.gov/Portals/0/PDFs/pub_Renovate.pdf

Educate Yourself About Preservation: Preserving Pennsylvania’s Historic School Buildings
http://www.phmc.state.pa.us/bhp/schools.asp

Renovate or Replace: The Case for Restoring and Reusing Older School Buildings.
http://www.saveourlandsaveourtowns.org/pdfs/RenovateorReplace/RoRMASTER.pdf

New Wine in Old Bottles. State of the Art Planning Concepts in Old Buildings. [PowerPoint Presentation]
http://www.dejonginc.com/FINALwithTEAMDESIGNS_NewWineOldBottles
_050930_fml.ppt

Schools for the Future. Transforming Schools: An Inspirational Guide to Remodelling Secondary Schools.
http://www.teachernet.gov.uk/docbank/index.cfm?id=7991

Hard Lessons: Causes and Consequences of Michigan's School Construction Boom.
http://www.mlui.org/downloads/hardlessons.pdf

Historic Neighborhood Schools Deliver 21st Century Educations.
http://www.edfacilities.org/pubs/historic.pdf

State Policies and School Facilities: How States Can Support or Undermine Neighborhood Schools and Community Preservation.
http://www.preservationnation.org/issues/historic-schools

Historic Schools Technical Assistance Consortium. Final Report.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Why Johnny Can't Walk to School: Historic Neighborhood Schools in the Age of Sprawl.
http://www.preservationnation.org/issues/historic-schools

Historic Neighborhood Schools: Success Stories. Issues and Initiatives.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Historic Schools: Renovation vs. Replacement & the Role of a Feasibility Study.
http://www.preservationnation.org/issues/historic-schools

Reconstructing School Renovation: A Study of the Renovation of Johnson-Williams Middle School, Berryville, Virginia. Building Blocks to Better Learning Series, Volume Six.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Modernization Study and Report Natick High School [Massachusetts].
http://natickhighschool.net/report/

Replace or Modernize? The Future of the District of Columbia's Endangered Old and Historic Public Schools.
http://www.21csf.org/csf-home/publications/pubs.asp#replace

Assessing the Fit Between Educational Programs and Older Buildings
http://schoolstudio.engr.wisc.edu/assessfit.html

Preserving Heritage While Restoring and Improving Facilities: A Rural Community's Experience.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Maintaining Respect for the Past and Flexibility for the Future: Additions and Renovations as an Integrated Sequence.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Renovating Older Schools: Reusing Older Schools.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Renovating Early and Middle 20th Century Schools [Conference] (St. Louis, Missouri, June 24-26, 1999).
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Options for Improving Rural School Facilities.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Rural Schools Facilities: Additions & Renovations As an Integrated Sequence
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Feasibility and Cost Analysis Forms. North Carolina Public Schools
http://www.schoolclearinghouse.org/pubs/costfeas.pdf

< p>What Difference Do Local Schools Make? A Literature Review and Bibliography.
http://web.archive.org/web/20060110014421

Revitalization of School Facilities.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery/

The Politics of School Board-Community Interaction: A Case Study of a High School Construction Project.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery/

Restore, Renovate, or Rebuild?
http://www.peterli.com/spm/resources/articles/archive.php?article_id=2152

Making the Old New Again.
http://www.peterli.com/spm/resources/articles/archive.php?article_id=2028

Renovation vs. New Build.
http://www.peterli.com/spm/resources/articles/archive.php?article_id=1702

Second Chances.
http://asumag.com/Construction/planning/university_second_chances/

Cinderella Stories: Adaptive Reuse of Older Buildings.
http://www.appa.org/files/FMArticles/FM%20Jul-Aug%2007%20-%20Brinkman-Miller%20Feature.pdf

Trash or Treasure.
http://asumag.com/Furniture/university_trash_treasure/

Planning for School Facilities. School Board Decision Making and Local Coordination in Michigan.
http://jpe.sagepub.com/cgi/reprint/26/4/478

Should You Renovate or Build New?
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/1315.shtm

Steps to Success.
http://www.schoolconstructionnews.com/ME2/Audiences

The Big Fix.
http://asumag.com/mag/university_big_fix/

New Life.
http://asumag.com/mag/university_new_life/

School Choice: Build New or Not
http://www.facilitiesnet.com/bom/article.asp?id=2639

Renovation vs. New Construction.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/714.shtm

Equity: Keeping the Core Community Happy.
http://web.archive.org/web/20060218140405/

A Final Determination.
http://asumag.com/mag/university_final_determination/

Surviving Closings and Consolidations.
http://www.aasa.org/publications/saarticledetail.cfm?ItemNumber=1776

Rebirth.
http://asumag.com/mag/university_rebirth/

By Design.
http://asumag.com/mag/university_design/

This Old Campus
http://www.universitybusiness.com/page.cfm?p=47

Old Buildings, New Life.
http://asumag.com/mag/university_old_buildings_new/

Blending Old and New.
http://asumag.com/mag/university_blending_old_new/

Closing Doors.
http://asumag.com/mag/university_closing_doors/

To Renovate or Build?
http://www.peterli.com/archive/cpm/116.shtm

Hidden Opportunities.
http://asumag.com/mag/university_hidden_opportunities/

Historic Neighborhood Schools Success Stories
http://www.preservationnation.org/issues/historic-schools

Capital Improvement Programs

Kentucky Department of Education 2009 District & Building Assessments.
http://www.education.ky.gov/KDE/Administrative+Resources

Building Minds, Minding Buildings: School Infrastructure Funding Need, A State-by- State Assessment and an Analysis of Recent Court Cases.
http://www.aft.org/topics/building-conditions/downloads/BMMB_Funding.pdf

Smart Schools, Smart Growth.
http://gse.berkeley.edu/research/pace/reports/WP.09-1.pdf

Proposed November 4, 2008, Bond Resolution.
http://www.lausd.k12.ca.us/lausd/board/secretary/7-31-082008BondPackage%20.pdf

Economic Impacts of Planned School Construction Projects in New Jersey.
http://www.heldrich.rutgers.edu/uploadedFiles/Publications

Linking School Construction Investments to Equity, Smart Growth, and Healthy Communities.
http://citiesandschools.berkeley.edu/reports

An Overview of the State School Facility Programs.
http://www.documents.dgs.ca.gov/opsc/Publications/Other/SFP_Info.pdf

Growing Pains: Reforming Department of Education Capital Planning to Keep Pace with New York City's Residential Construction.
http://www.comptroller.nyc.gov/bureaus/opm/reports/05-09-08_growing_pains.pdf

School Facility Program Handbook: A Guide to Assist with Applying for and Obtaining Grant Funds.
http://www.documents.dgs.ca.gov/opsc/Publications/Handbooks/SFP_Hdbk.pdf

Final Report: New School Construction Grant Adequacy Study.
http://www.documents.dgs.ca.gov/opsc/SAB_Agenda_Items

Alaska Department of Education and Early Development Capital Projects Priority Lists.
http://www.eed.state.ak.us/Facilities/FacilitiesPL.html

Construction and Modernization: Information to Assist School Districts in Addressing Construction and Modernization Needs.
http://www.smcoe.k12.ca.us/Projects/8/construction.pdf

Building Better Schools-Improving Buildings to Support Learning.
http://www.education.tas.gov.au/dept/infrastructureprojects/cip

Williams v. California: The Statewide Impact of Two Years of Implementation.
http://www.decentschools.org/settlement/WilliamsReportWeb2007.pdf

Revenues and Expenditures by Public School Districts: School Year 2004-05.
http://nces.ed.gov/pubsearch/pubsinfo.asp?pubid=2007355

Palo Alto Unified School District Facility Master Plan.
http://pausd.org/community/about/news/downloads/FacilitiesMasterPlan.pdf

A Year of Reform and Rededication: New Jersey Schools Construction Corporation 2006 Annual Report.
http://www.njsda.gov/RP/reports/2006AnnualReport.pdf

Better Buildings Better Design Better Education.
http://publications.teachernet.gov.uk/eOrderingDownload/10yrs%20investment.pdf

Regulations Relating to the Leroy F. Greene School Facilities Act of 1998: (School Facility Program)
http://www.documents.dgs.ca.gov/opsc/Regulations/SFP_Regs.pdf

School Building Construction and Inspection Resource Manual. [Utah]
http://www.schools.utah.gov/finance/facilities/manual/planning.htm

Ten Year Facilities Plan. [Idaho]
http://www.sde.idaho.gov/Facilities/default.asp

Current and Future Facilities Needs of Texas Public School Districts.
http://www.window.state.tx.us/specialrpt/facilities2006/facilities2006.pdf

Growth and Disparity: A Decade of U.S. Public School Construction.
http://www.edfacilities.org/pubs/GrowthandDisparity.pdf

2005 Indiana School Construction Annual Report.
http://www.in.gov/dlgf/files/2005_School_Construction_Report.pdf

Dekalb County School System SPLOST II Forensic Program Review: Preminary Report of Findings and Recommendations.
http://www.dekalb.k12.ga.us/files/SPLOST.Letter.and.Audit.pdf

East Haddam Public School Long Range Facilities Plan.
http://www.easthaddamschools.org/plans/lngrange/long.pdf

2006 South Carolina School Facilities Planning and Construction Guide.
http://www.myscschools.com/offices/sf/documents/2006GuideBook.pdf

Miami-Dade County Public Schools Five-Year Capital Plan Fiscal Years 2006-2010.
http://facilities.dadeschools.net/capital/index.asp

Proposition MM: Repairing our Neighborhood Schools. [San Diego, California]
http://sandi.net/propmm/

State Allocation Board, Office of Public School Construction, Annual Report 2005-2006.
http://www.documents.dgs.ca.gov/opsc/Publications/AnnualReports/AR_2005-06.pdf

The Ohio School Facilities Commission 2005 Annual Report.
http://osfc.ohio.gov/Library/Publications/tabid/79/Default.aspx

The Williams v. California Settlement: The First Year of Implementation.
http://www.aclu-sc.org/attach/w/williams_first_year_report.pdf

Building for the Future: The School Enrollment Boom in North Carolina.
http://www.johnlocke.org/acrobat/policyReports/stoops.pdf

Capital Needs Assessment Survey.
http://www.cdb.state.il.us/forms/download/survey.pdf

Creation of a System-Wide Commissioning Program for a Public School District.
http://resources.cacx.org/library/holdings/191.pdf

How Communities Can Use Research To Hold School Systems Accountable.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

The Economic Impact of Implementing the Cincinnati Public Schools' Facilities Master Plan on Greater Cincinnati.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Transforming Our Schools, Building for Student Success: San Lorenzo Unified School District.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Planning Effective Leadership for Facility Development (for Small and Medium Size Districts).
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Building Our Future: The Ohio School Facilities Commission FY 2000 Annual Report.
http://osfc.ohio.gov/Library/Publications/tabid/79/Default.aspx

Guidebook to the School Facility Program. [California]
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

State Allocation Board, Office of Public School Construction, Annual Report 1999-2000,
http://www.documents.dgs.ca.gov/opsc/Publications/AnnualReports/AR_1999-00.pdf

Equality and Liberty in State Policy for the Funding of School Capital Expenditures.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

The Newark Public Schools Five-Year Facilities Management Plan. Summary Report.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Evaluation and Improvement of the Functions and Operations of the DPS FMCI Service Center. Final Report.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Montgomery County Public Schools Policies: Section F: Facilities Development. [Maryland]
http://www.mcps.k12.md.us/departments/policy/sect-f.shtm

Public School Capital Improvement Programs Basic Elements and Best Practices: Guidance for the District of Columbia.
http://www.21csf.org/csf-home/publications/publicschools

Chicago Public Schools Five Year Capital Improvement Program Fiscal Years 2000 - 2004
http://web.archive.org/web/20080101065904

Building, Expanding and Renovating Public Schools in Massachusetts. A Brief Owner's Guide to the Process.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

State Building Aid for Public School Districts and BOCES. [New York]
http://www.emsc.nysed.gov/facplan/publicat/bldgaid.pdf

North Dakota's School Construction Approval Process and School Construction Loan Approval Process Reference Guide.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Wake County Public School System Design Guidelines [North Carolina].
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

D.C. Public Schools Renovation Work.
http://web.archive.org/web/20070211052249

Ohio School Facilities Commission 1998 Annual Report: Building Our Future.
http://osfc.ohio.gov/Library/Publications/tabid/79/Default.aspx

Ohio School Facilities Commission 1999 Annual Report.
http://osfc.ohio.gov/Library/Publications/tabid/79/Default.aspx

Optimizing Value and Avoiding Problems in Building Schools.
http://www.3di.com/toolbox/OptValue.pdf

School Construction Assistance Programs.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

What is Facilities Program Management?
http://www.nsba.org/sbot/toolkit/Facilities.html

Handbook on Planning School Facilities. [West Virginia]
http://wvde.state.wv.us/policies/p6200.pdf

School Construction Technical Assistance Manual. [Delaware]
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Capital Improvement Project Workshops. [Alaska]
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Asset Management Plan: 1998-2003. Jefferson County School District, No. R-1.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Capital Outlay and Exceptional Growth Programs Overview. [Georgia]
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

From the Ground Up: A Handbook for Organizing for Capital Improvements to Your Public Schools.
http://www.ncbg.org/documents/groundup.pdf

Letter of Intent Forms.
http://www.emsc.nysed.gov/facplan/forms/letter_of_intent_forms.html

Planning for Education: Space Guidelines for Planning Educational Facilities. [Oklahoma]
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

District of Columbia Goals 2000: Rebuilding Public School Facilities to 21st Century Standards. Interim Report Goals 2000 Panel. Revised May 7, 1997.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Lessons Learned From Recently Opened High Schools: A Study of Process and Outcomes.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Building Clean. The Control of Crime, Corruption, and Racketeering in the Public Construction Markets of New York City. A Preliminary Assessment of Efforts Made by the Office of the Inspector General, New York City School Construction Authority.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

The Decision Making Roles and Processes of Texas Superintendents in Educational Facility Planning.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

The Kentucky School Facilities Planning Manual. 702 KAR 1:001. Revised.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Recommendation of Standards for Educational Space for Public School Facilities. [Texas]
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery/

Guide for Planning Educational Facilities.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/ERICDocs/data/ericdocs2sql/content_storage_01/
0000019b/80/23/fb/e6.pdf

San Diego's Capital Planning Process.
http://www.oecd.org/dataoecd/5/50/42169369.pdf

Campania Region's Educational Quality Facilities Project.
http://www.oecd.org/dataoecd/5/18/42168897.pdf

Stimulus for Schools.
http://www.facilitiesnet.com/facilitiesmanagement/article/Bonds-Help-K12-Facilities-Ad dress-Growing-Enrollment--10375

Head of the Class.
http://www.facilitiesnet.com/ms/article.asp?id=9389

L.A.'s Learning Curve.
http://www.architectmagazine.com/industry-news.asp?sectionID=1006&articleID=685631

Modernizing Portugal's Secondary Schools.
http://www.oecd.org/dataoecd/26/21/40049157.pdf

Up from the Ruins: State and District Leaders Are Fighting to Rebuild and Repair New Orleans Schools.
http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2007/10/03/06nolafacilities.h27.html

The Challenges Faced by Fast-Growing School Districts.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/1547.shtm

Managing the K-12 Portfolio.
http://www.bdcnetwork.com/article/CA6450443.html

L.A. Facilities Chief Brings Military Ethic To Massive Operation
http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2005/02/02/21mcconnell.h24.html

Building Schools for the Future in the United Kingdom.
http://www.oecd.org/dataoecd/6/35/34936543.pdf

Implementing the Capital Plan.
http://www.appa.org/files/FMArticles/FM050603Implementing.pdf

Districtwide Designs.
http://asumag.com/mag/university_districtwide_designs/

A Bold Plan.
http://asumag.com/mag/university_bold_plan/

Fixing It Right.
http://asumag.com/mag/university_fixing_right/

Building a New Campus: From Mediocrity to Magnificence.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/cpm/75.shtm

Evaluating the Planning, Design, and Construction Department: The Capital Programs Management Audit.
http://www.appa.org/FacilitiesManager/

Easing the Pain.
http://asumag.com/mag/university_easing_pain/

Avoiding Project Creep.
http://asumag.com/mag/university_avoiding_project_creep/

On the Right Track.
http://asumag.com/mag/university_right_track/

School Facilities Master Plan for Orleans Parish
http://www.sfmpop.org/home/

Wake County Public School System Plan 2004.
http://www.wcpss.net/plan-2004/

Educational Facilities Planning -- Overview
http://www.edfacilities.org/rl/edfacilities_planningII.cfm

School Facilities Master Planning
http://www.edfacilities.org/rl/masterplan.cfm

Site Selection for Schools
http://www.edfacilities.org/rl/site_selection.cfm

Budgeting for the physical plant

National Conference of State Legislatures:
http://www.ncsl.org/programs/educ/ed_finance/

Education Commission of the States:
http://www.ecs.org/html/issue.asp?issueid=48&subIssueID=42

School Facilities: Construction Expenditures Have Grown Significantly in Recent Years:
http://www.gao.gov/new.items/he00041.pdf

Construction Management

A Principal's Guide to On-Site School Construction:
http://www.edfacilities.org/pubs/construction.pdf

Project Delivery Methods for School Construction
http://www.edfacilities.org/rl/project_delivery.cfm

Project Management for School Construction
http://www.edfacilities.org/rl/project_management.cfm

Facilities Development Plan

Montgomery County Public Schools Policies: Section F: Facilities Development:

http://www.mcps.k12.md.us/departments/policy/sect-f.shtm

CDE Capital Construction Program.
http://www.cde.state.co.us/cdefinance/download/pdf/WorkbookRevisedC7.pdf

2005 South Carolina School Facilities Planning and Construction Guide.
http://myscschools.com/offices/sf/2005_Planning_and_Construction_Guide.pdf

Guidance for Review of School Building Project Financing. [Indiana]
http://www.in.gov/dlgf/files/School_Guidance_2005.pdf

Major Capital School Construction Project Workbook.
http://www.state.me.us/education/const/pw000.html

Responsibility+Results+Renewal=the 3R's of School Construction: New Jersey Schools Construction Corporation 2004 Annual Report.
http://www.njsda.gov/RP/reports/SCC_AnnualReport2004.pdf

State Allocation Board, Office of Public School Construction, Annual Report 2004-2005.
http://www.documents.dgs.ca.gov/opsc/Publications/AnnualReports/AR_2004-05.pdf

State of Indiana School Construction Annual Report 2003-2004.
http://www.in.gov/dlgf/files

Planning and Programming for A Capital Project.
http://www.coe.uga.edu/sdpl/capitalproject1/cphtml.html

School Building Programmes: Motivations, Consequences and Implications.
http://www.cfbt.com/PDF/91078.pdf

State Spending on Capital Outlay/Interest, 1998-1999.
http://www.ecs.org/clearinghouse/52/25/5225.htm

The Abbott School Construction Program: Report on the NJ Department of Education Proposed Regulations on Long-Range Facilities Plans
http://www.edlawcenter.org/ELCPublic/elcnews_040216_NJDOEProposedRules.pdf

The Abbott School Construction Program. NJ Department of Education Proposed Facilities Regulations: Analysis of Preschool Issues
http://www.edlawcenter.org/ELCPublic/elcnews_040109_PreschoolFacilitiesReport.pdf

Miami-Dade County Public Schools Educational Facilities Planning and Standards. Design Criteria.
http://facilities.dadeschools.net/default.aspx?id=designcriteria2004

Miami-Dade County Public Schools Educational Facilities Planning and Standards. Master Specification Guidelines
http://facilities.dadeschools.net/default.aspx?id=masterspec2004

New Jersey School Construction Corporation Annual Report.
http://www.njsda.gov/RP/reports/SCC_AnnualReport2003.pdf

School Finance: School Building Issues
http://finance1.doe.mass.edu/sbuilding/

State Allocation Board, Office of Public School Construction, Annual Report 2003-2004.
http://www.documents.dgs.ca.gov/opsc/Publications/AnnualReports/AR_2003-04.pdf

Strategic Execution Plan, Los Angeles Unified School District.
http://www.laschools.org/sep/

Ten Ways to Help Avoid Legal Problems in School Construction.
http://www.edfacilities.org/pubs/Avoid_Legal.pdf

Citizen Oversight of Public School Construction Programs: In Search of Promising Practices.
http://www.21csf.org/csf-home/Documents/CitizenOversight.pdf

Coalition for Our Children's Schools. Abbott School Construction Program Report Card.
http://www.edlawcenter.org/ELCPublic/AbbottSchoolFacilities/

State Allocation Board, Office of Public School Construction, Annual Report 2002-2003.
http://www.documents.dgs.ca.gov/opsc/Publications/AnnualReports/AR_2002-03.pdf

Keys to Success: School Facilities Primer, Questions & Answers 101.
http://www.pspaec.com/pdf/School_Keys.pdf

Guide for Planning School Construction Projects in Minnesota.
http://education.state.mn.us/mdeprod/groups/Finance/documents/Publication/003979.pdf

Progress Report, Fiscal Years 1998-2003, School Construction Program.
http://www.cdb.state.il.us/schools/2003Progress.pdf

School Capital Funding: Supplementary State Profiles.
http://www.comptroller1.state.tn.us/repository/RE/schcapsupp.pdf

School Capital Funding: Tennessee in a National Context.
http://www.comptroller1.state.tn.us/repository/RE/capitaloutlay.pdf

Revitalization by Design: A Guide for Planning and Implementing School Improvement Projects through School-Community Partnerships.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Submittal Requirements for Review of Planning, Bidding and Construction Documents for Georgia Public Schools.
http://www.doe.k12.ga.us/_documents/schools/facilities/submittal.pdf

D.C. Public Schools' Modernization Program Faces Major Challenges. Testimony before the Subcommittee on the District of Columbia, Committee on Appropriations, House of Representatives. Statement of David E. Cooper, Director, Acquisition and Sourcing
http://www.gao.gov/new.items/d02628t.pdf

Chicago Public Schools: State of the Buildings. The Capital Improvement Program.
http://web.archive.org/web/20060921212425

Portland Public Schools Long Range Facilities Plan.
http://www.pps.k12.or.us/news-c/long_range_facilities_plan.pdf

Title 7. Education Chapter 6. School Facilities Board Rules. [Arizona]
http://www.azsfb.gov/sfb/rules%20&%20policies/SFB_Rules%2006.pdf

State Allocation Board, Office of Public School Construction, Annual Report 2001-2002.
http://www.documents.dgs.ca.gov/opsc/Publications/AnnualReports

A Model Schedule for a Capital Improvement Program.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Update of School Construction Assistance Programs Survey for Wyoming State Legislature.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Land Acquisition Practices of the Miami-Dade County School District. A Special Review.
http://www.oppaga.state.fl.us/reports/educ/r01-26s.html

The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly: An Analysis of the Chicago Public Schools' Capital Improvement Plan.
http://www.ncbg.org/documents/goodbadugly.pdf

Building Our Future: The Ohio School Facilities Commission Fiscal Year 2001 Annual Report.
http://osfc.ohio.gov/Library/Publications/tabid/79/Default.aspx

City School District of Albany Facilities Plan.
http://www.albanyschools.org/district/facilities/facilities.htm

Cost Containment Cookbook for Public School Construction.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/ERICDocs/data/ericdocs2sql/content_storage_01/0000019b/80/1a/eb/38.pdf

New Jersey State Department of Education, Administrative Code, Chapter 26: Educational Facilities.
http://www.state.nj.us/njded/code/current/title6a/chap26.pdf

State Allocation Board, Office of Public School Construction, Annual Report 2000-2001.
http://www.documents.dgs.ca.gov/opsc/Publications/AnnualReports/AR_2000-01.pdf

Managing the Construction Process. School Buildings Planning, Design, and Construction Series No. 6.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Guidelines for Successful Supervision of School District Capital Construction Projects.
http://www.emsc.nysed.gov/facplan/publicat/supervision.pdf

Development of a Model for a School Facilities Construction Program: Congruence of Building Programs Under the Ohio School Building Assistance Program with the Model.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery/

Funding

Can You Cut Budgets and Improve Programs?
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/422.shtm

School Facilities Funding Options -- Overview
http://www.edfacilities.org/rl/financing_options.cfm

School Construction Costs
http://www.edfacilities.org/rl/construction_costs.cfm

High Performance Schools Best Practices Manual:

http://www.chps.net

National Center for Education Statistics: Education Finance:

http://nces.ed.gov/edfin/

Financing School Facilities.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Build Smart: School Construction in Illinois.
http://www.cdb.state.il.us/buildsmart.shtml

School Concurrency: Lessons Learned from Broward County, Florida. Revised.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Utilization & Sharing of School Facilities.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Rules for School Construction Projects. [Maine]
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Lesson Plans Are Being Reworked To Stretch Construction Dollars.
http://enr.construction.com/features/education/archives/020513.asp

Construction Procurement Handbook for Texas School Districts and Institutions of Higher Education.
http://web.archive.org/web/20060930000020

Guidelines for Receiving State Capital Outlay Funds. [Georgia]
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Soft Sell, Hard Numbers. Where's the Money for K-12 Schools?
http://www.facilitiesnet.com/bom/mar01/mar01constructionb.shtml

Money Concerns Come First.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/1278.shtm

Bonds

Bond Funding:
http://www.nsbn.org/case/bond/

Local Bond Issues for Schools Since 1995 [North Carolina]:

http://www.schoolclearinghouse.org/pubs/Bonds.PDF

Selecting Design Professionals

Selecting School Design Professionals
http://www.edfacilities.org/rl/design_professionals.cfm

Request for Designer Services (RFS).
http://www.massschoolbuildings.org/uploadedFiles

Construction and Modernization: Information to Assist School Districts in Addressing Construction and Modernization Needs.
http://www.smcoe.k12.ca.us/Projects/8/construction.pdf

Building Schools for the Future: The Role of a Design Champion.
http://www.cabe.org.uk/default.aspx?contentitemid=2173

Using Landscape Architects for Your Facility.
http://www.schoolfacilities.com/_coreModules/content/contentDisplay.aspx?contentID= 2179

Consumer’s Guide to Hiring an Architect.
http://www.cab.ca.gov/pdf/publications/consumers_guide.pdf

Selection Criteria of the Building Systems Functional Performance Assurance Engineer.
http://www.duvalschools.org/static/aboutdcps/departments/facilities

CEFPI Consultants Directory.
http://www.cefpi.org

Designing a Childcare Center: How to Choose an Architect.
http://www.spacesforchildren.com/architec.html

Building Schools for the Future: the Client Design Advisor.
http://www.cabe.org.uk/AssetLibrary/1254.pdf

Drafting the Right Architect.
http://www.schoolfacilities.com/cd_553.aspx

Ten Ways to Help Avoid Legal Problems in School Construction.
http://www.edfacilities.org/pubs/Avoid_Legal.pdf

K-12 Construction/Facilities Vendors: Major Opportunities Exist for Architectural/Engineering/Construction Firms that Target Correctly.
http://www.edweek.org/media/infopages/construction_wp.pdf

Lump-Sum Agreement for Architectural and Engineering Services.
http://web.archive.org/web/20041126112023/

Selecting a Technology Designer.
http://web.archive.org/web/20041010033252/

Selecting Professional Services.
http://web.archive.org/web/20041010034355/

Architectural Fee Guidelines.
http://www.azsfb.gov/sfb/new%20construction/docs/

Reinvigorating Our Schools.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

ABC Unified School District Request for Qualifications for Architectural Services.
http://www.cashnet.org/resource-center/resourcefiles/278.pdf

Understanding the Design Process for Outdoor Play & Learning Environments
http://www.whitehutchinson.com/children/articles/

A School Administrators Guide to Selecting a Design Professional
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Form of Agreement Between Client and Architect for School Building Projects.
http://www.cashnet.org/resource-center/resourcefiles/279.pdf

Obtaining Professional Services for Construction Projects.
http://www.emsc.nysed.gov/facplan/articles/

Needed: Constructive Advice.
http://www.asbj.com/MainMenuCategory/Archive/2008/November/LegalIssuesofSchoolConstruction.aspx?DID=270227

Giants 300 Report: K-12 Schools Report.
http://www.bdcnetwork.com/article/CA6576744.html

Giants 300 Report: University Report.
http://www.bdcnetwork.com/article/CA6576750.html

Build It Right.
http://www.peterli.com/spm/resources/articles/archive.php?article_id=1824

The Consultant Connection.
http://www.schooldesigner.com/Articles/The-Consultant-Connection.asp

K-12 Schools Report.
http://www.bdcnetwork.com/article/CA6459402.html

University Report.
http://www.bdcnetwork.com/article/CA6459408.html

The Fine Art of Choosing an Architect.
http://www.edutopia.org/choosing-architect

Eight Keys to Building Long-term Architect/Client Relationships.
http://www.labdesignnews.com/LaboratoryDesign/LD0706FEAT_3.asp

Lab Design and the Expert: Experience Brings Benefits, Pitfalls.
http://www.labdesignnews.com/LaboratoryDesign/LD0612FEAT_2.asp

Negotiating Win-Win A/E Professional Services Agreements.
http://www.appa.org/FacilitiesManager/article.cfm?ItemNumber=2600&parentid=2545

Why Construction Safety Is Important.
http://www.appa.org/FacilitiesManager/article.cfm?ItemNumber=2599&parentid=2545

Architecture: A Process for Educational Excellence Within Budget
http://www.schoolfacilities.com/_coreModules/content/contentDisplay.aspx?contentID=2090

Becoming Partners.
http://asumag.com/mag/university_becoming_partners/

Misconceptions of a School Construction Budget
http://www.peterli.com/archive/cpm/933.shtm

The Non-Architects Guide to the Design Process.
http://www.appa.org/FacilitiesManager/articleDetail.cfm?ItemNumber=

Finding an Advocate in an Architect.
http://www.aasa.org/publications/

Touching Base.
http://asumag.com/mag/university_touching_base/

Reading Between the Lines.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/694.shtm

How These Tech Managers Learned to Work with Architects & Contractors
http://www.universitybusiness.com/page.cfm?p=451

Top 25 [Design Firms] in Education.
http://enr.construction.com/people/sourcebooks/top500Design/generalBld/education.asp

Choosing Wisely.
http://asumag.com/mag/university_choosing_wisely/

Hiring a Consultant.
http://asumag.com/mag/university_tech_talk_hiring/

A School Briefing Primer.
http://www.learningbydesign.biz/2001/inprint/primer.html

Invest Now Or Pay Later.
http://asumag.com/mag/university_invest_pay_later/

Architects as Educators.
http://asumag.com/mag/university_architects_educators/

Delivery Order Contracting: A Better Way To Build.
http://www.appa.org/FacilitiesManager/

Making Smart Building Decisions.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/cpm/115.shtm

Performance Over Price.
http://asumag.com/mag/university_performance_price/

The Design Partner.
http://www.appa.org/FacilitiesManager/

Reading a School Building Like a Book: The Influence of the Physical School Setting on Learning and Literacy
http://schoolstudio.engr.wisc.edu/readingschool.html

Implications of Curriculum Reform for School Buildings in Scotland.
http://www.oecd.org/dataoecd/6/20/40051661.pdf

New Zealand: Modernising Schools in a Decentralised Environment.
http://www.oecd.org/dataoecd/26/21/40049157.pdf

School Design Factors for Improving Student Learning:

http://www.coe.uga.edu/sdpl/research.html

Architecture Can Teach:

http://www.context.org/ICLIB/IC18/Taylor.htm

The Impact of School Environments: A Literature Review:

http://www.design-council.org.uk/

LAUSD School Facilities and Academic Performance:

http://www.edfacilities.org/pubs/LAUSD%20Report.pdf

Do School Facilities Affect Academic Outcomes?

http://www.edfacilities.org/pubs/outcomes.pdf

School Facility Conditions and Student Achievement:

http://www.idea.gseis.ucla.edu/publications/williams/reports/pdfs/wws08-Earthman.pdf

The impact of school  environments: A literature review . London, United Kingdom: The Design Council:

http://www.designcouncil.org.uk/en/Design-Council/3/Publications/The-Impact-of-School-Learning-Environments/

Ten Educational Trends Shaping School Planning and Design:

http://www.edfacilities.org/pubs/trends.pdf

New Designs for Learning: K-12 Schools: http://vocserve.berkeley.edu/CenterPoint/CP6/CP6.htm

Understanding the Design Process for Outdoor Play & Learning Environments:

http://www.whitehutchinson.com/children/articles/

Essential Aspects of Designing a School.

Principles of Design:

http://www.coe.uga.edu/sdpl/research/principlesofdesign.html

Best Practices Manual. 2006 Edition:

http://www.chps.net/manual/index.htm

Sustainable Design

A Facilities Manager's Guide to Green Building Design:

http://www.appa.org/FacilitiesManager/articleDetail.cfm?ItemNumber=437

Teachers

Linking school facility conditions to teacher satisfaction and success. National Clearinghouse  for Educational Facilities:

http://www.edfacilities.org/pubs/teachersurvey.pdf

The effects of school facility quality on teacher retention in urban school districts. Washington, DC.: National Clearinghouse for Educational  Facilities:

http://www.edfacilities.org/pubs/teacherretention.html

School Size and Capacity

Reducing the Negative Effects of Large Schools:

http://www.edfacilities.org/pubs/size.pdf

School Size, School Climate, and Student Performance:

http://www.nwrel.org/scpd/sirs/10/c020.html

Research About School Size and School Performance in Impoverished Communities:

http://www.ericdigests.org/2001-3/size.htm

Ongoing Dilemmas of School Size: A Short Story:

http://www.ericdigests.org/1997-2/size.htm

Enrollment, Capacity and Utilization Report 2007-2008.
http://source.nycsca.org/pdf/bluebook/2008/BB_07-08.pdf

Closing a School Best Practices Guide.
http://www.cde.ca.gov/ls/fa/sf/schoolclose.asp

Enrollment, Capacity and Utilization Report 2006-2007.
http://schools.nyc.gov/Offices/SCA/Reports/CapPlan

Public School Principals Report on Their School Facilities: Fall 2005.
http://nces.ed.gov/pubsearch/pubsinfo.asp?pubid=2007007

Ten Year Facilities Plan. [Idaho]
http://www.sde.idaho.gov/Facilities/default.asp

Bozeman High School: A Great School for a Great Community.
http://www.bozeman.k12.mt.us/bhsfacilitiesteam/BHS_Final_Book/Complete_BHS_Final_BookV2.pdf

School Facility Assessments: State of Colorado.
http://www.dkfoundation.org/PDF

Financing Excellence in the District of Columbia Public Schools.
http://www.cgcs.org/pdfs/DCfinance.pdf

Educational Adequacy Assessments: Making a Difference Where Our Children Learn.
http://www.magellan-k12.com/graphics/pdf/Article.PDF

Myth and Reality: A Study of Excess Space in the District of Columbia Public High Schools. A Case Study of Cardozo and McKinley Technology Senior High Schools.
http://www.21csf.org/csf-home/publications/pubs.asp#myth

Design Capacity in the Chicago Public Schools.
http://www.ncbg.org/schools/design_capacity.htm

School Capacities. [North Carolina]
http://www.wcpss.net/policy-files/series/policies/7245-bp.html

Assessing the Net Capacity of Schools.
http://www.dfes.gov.uk/netcapacity/

School Capacity Standards. [Colorado]
http://www.douglas.co.us/community/planning/documents

School Facilities Needs Analysis.
http://www.cashnet.org/resource-center/resourcefiles/74.pdf

Projections of Education Statistics to 2010
http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2000/2000071.pdf

Space Guidelines - Allowable Square Footage and Capacity. [Alaska]
http://www.eed.state.ak.us/facilities/FacilitiesCIP.html

Space Profiles and Capacity Worksheets for Schools. Elementary Schools, Middle Schools, High Schools.
http://www.schoolclearinghouse.org/pubs/space_profiles.htm

School Facilities Report: The Results of a Statewide Survey To Determine the Physical Condition and Capacity of Wisconsin's Public Schools
http://www2.dpi.state.wi.us/facsrvy/

Working Definition of Student Capacity Mathematical Calculation.[Arizona]
http://web.archive.org/web/20041109015925/

School Capacity Update: An Essential but Often Forgotten Planning Process.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery/servlet/ERICServlet?accno= ED463639

School Plant Capacity Level of Service.[Florida]
http://web.archive.org/web/20040620072847/

Fewer Pupils/Surplus Space.
http://archone.tamu.edu/CRS/engine/archive_files/EFL/6000.0803.pdf

To Build or Not to Build: A Report on the Utilization and Planning of Instructional Facilities in Small Colleges.
http://archone.tamu.edu/CRS/engine/archive_files/EFL/6000.0410.pdf

It's Time to Redo.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/1176.shtm

Using a Student Yield Index in Planning for Student Growth.
http://asbointl.org/asbo/files/

Reviewing the State of Deferred Maintenance.
http://www.appa.org/files/FMArticles/11204_defmain.pdf

Atlanta Facing Empty Seats in New Schools.
http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2003/09/17/03atlanta.h23.html

Surviving Closings and Consolidations.
http://www.aasa.org/publications/saarticledetail.cfm?ItemNumber=1776

Using Demographic Studies to Project School Enrollments.
http://asbointl.org/ASBO/files/

Facility Planning for Educational Change: The Perfect Storm.
http://www.appa.org/FacilitiesManager/

A Radical-and Practical-Approach to Classroom Allocation and Scheduling.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/cpm/268.shtm

How Large Should a School Be? Researching the Relationship Between Circulation Space and Program Space.
http://www.designshare.com/Research/Fanning_Howey/ProgramFactors.htm

Defining Capacity
http://www.djainc.com/definingcapacity.pdf

Educational Specifications

Accessible Design/Universal Design Resources.

http://www.makoa.org/design.htm

Universal Design for Learning.

http://www.cast.org/research/index.html

Do school facilities affect academic outcomes?

http://www.edfacilities.org/pubs/outcomes.pdf

The Education Environment Program.
http://www.designshare.com/index.php/articles/education-environment-program/

Jefferson County Educational Specification Space Program. [Colorado]
http://sc.jeffco.k12.co.us/education/components/docmgr/default.php?sectiondetailid=111272&catfilter

Technical Assistance Worksheets.
http://www.iff.org/content.cfm/facresourcecenter

Facility Guidelines for School Construction or Renovation: Middle School Educational Specifications.
http://meade.k12.sd.us/ED%20SPEC/

Facility Guidelines for School Construction or Renovation: Elementary School Educational Specifications.
http://meade.k12.sd.us/ED%20SPEC/

Handbook to Writing Educational Specifications.
http://www.eed.state.ak.us/Facilities/publications/EdSpec2005Edition.pdf

Educational Specifications for the Proposed Grades 4-8 Middle School, East Haddam, Connecticut.
http://www.easthaddamschools.org/building/ed_specs.pdf

Lovejoy Independent School District New High School Educational Specifications.
http://lovejoy.huckabee-inc.com/edspec.pdf

Innovative Pedagogy and School Facilities.
http://www.designshare.com/index.php/articles/innovative-pedagogy

The Development of Educational Specifications.
http://www.schoolclearinghouse.org/pubs/EDSPECS.PDF

School Design Process. Seattle School District.
http://www.seattleschools.org/area/facilities/DesignStandards/SchoolDesignManual.pdf

Education Specifications
http://www.nsba.org/sbot/toolkit/EdSpecs.html

Educational Specifications for Champlain Valley Union High School District #15 [Vermont].
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

School Design.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Educational Specifications.
http://web.archive.org/web/20041010010255/

Educational Specifications for the Proposed Pre-K-Grade 2 Elementary School [Connecticut].
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Ohio School Facilities Commission 1998 Annual Report: Building Our Future.
http://osfc.ohio.gov/Library/Publications/tabid/79/Default.aspx

Educational Specifications: Milton J. Brecht Elementary School. Manheim Township School District.[Pennsylvania]
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Dry Creek Joint Elementary School District: Educational Specifications: K-5 Permanent (Revised 1998). [California]
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Educational Specifications for the New Ridley High School As Prepared by the School's Administration and Faculty.
http://web.archive.org/web/20060301171838

Elementary Educational Specifications: Facilities Planning Standards [Colorado]
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery/

High School Educational Specifications: Facilities Planning Standards. [Colorado]
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery/

Manual of Planning Standards for School Buildings [New York].
http://www.emsc.nysed.gov/facplan/publicat/mps1998.pdf

Middle School Educational Specifications: Facilities Planning Standards. [Colorado]
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery/

The Design-Down Process: An Alternative to the Traditional Education Specification Process for Defining Learning Environments.
http://web.archive.org/web/20080106111807

Educational Specifications for Renovations and New Construction for the Madison Public Schools [Connecticut].
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Educational Specifications: Linking Design of School Facilities to Educational Program [California].
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

The School Without Walls Educational Facility Specifications.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

The Form of Reform: School Facility Design Implications for California Educational Reform.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Questions on Program Characteristics.
http://web.archive.org/web/20080201212404

Translating Educational Needs Into School Facilities.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

School Design Handbook [Texas].
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Architectural Concerns for Future Learning Environments.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Middle School Educational Specifications: Buckeye Valley Local Schools, Delaware, Ohio.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Elementary Education Specifications Format, Montgomery County Public Schools.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

State Guidelines for Educational Specifications and School Facility Adequacy.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery/

Dry Creek Joint Elementary School District: Educational Specifications: Dry Creek Middle School. Adopted April 4, 1991.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery/

Seattle Design Guidelines Progressive Educational Reform via Building Design Guidelines.
http://www.designshare.com/index.php/articles

Designs for Learning in the Knowledge Age.
http://www.oecd.org/dataoecd/46/62/34276712.pdf

Educational Specifications Forum.
http://www.designshare.com/Research/Ed_Specs/Ed_Spec_Forum.htm

A Room to Learn, Rethinking Classroom Environments
http://www.gryphonhouse.com/store/trans/search.asp?tbSearch=rethinking+classroom+environments&submitSearch.x=0&submitSearch.y=0&submitSearch=submitSearch

Engaging Places: A Resource to Support Teaching and Learning Through Buildings and Places
http://www.engagingplaces.org.uk/home

Asset Management

Schools Asset Management. Data Analysis 2004:

http://www.teachernet.gov.uk/docbank/index.cfm?id=7909

Evaluation of Existing Facilities

What works

Alaska School Facilities Preventive Maintenance Handbook:

http://www.eed.state.ak.us/facilities/publications/PreventiveMaintenance.pdf

Analysis of Educational Goals

School Building Assessment Methods: http://www.edfacilities.org/pubs/sanoffassess.pdf

Quality Criteria

Evaluating Quality in Educational Facilities:

http://www.oecd.org/edu/facilities/evaluatingquality

Assessing Secondary School Design Quality:

http://www.cabe.org.uk/AssetLibrary/8736.pdf

Maintenance

Planning guide for maintaining school facilities:

http://www.nces.ed.gov/pubs2003/2003347.pdf

Landscaping

Your School Grounds Handbook:

http://freespace.virgin.net/school.scapes/viewour.htm

Problem areas

Preventive Maintenance for Local Government Buildings: A Best Practice Review:

http://www.auditor.leg.state.mn.us/PED/bp/pe0006.htm

The Post-Occupancy Evaluation Process

Magellan K-12 POE:

http://www.magellan-k12.com/houston.htm

Post Occupancy evaluation:

http://cebe.cf.ac.uk/aee/abstracts/aeePage32.html

School Facilities Report: The Results of a Statewide Survey To Determine the Physical Condition and Capacity of Wisconsin's Public Schools:

http://www2.dpi.state.wi.us/facsrvy/

The Newark Public Schools Five-Year Facilities Management Plan. Summary Report:

http://www.nps.k12.nj.us/Intro.pdf

Facilities Assessment

Kentucky Department of Education 2009 District & Building Assessments.
http://www.education.ky.gov/KDE/Administrative+Resources

Capital Needs Assessment Survey Results.
http://www.cdb.state.il.us/schools/CapNeedAssess_2007.pdf

Building Minds, Minding Buildings: School Infrastructure Funding Need, A State-by- State Assessment and an Analysis of Recent Court Cases.
http://www.aft.org/topics/building-conditions/downloads/BMMB_Funding.pdf

K-12 Public Schools Facility Condition Assessment, A/E Project #26-30-03.
http://opi.mt.gov/PDF/Facilities/Final_Report_7-1-08.pdf

Executive Summary for First Priority Projects (51-100 Years Old).
http://www.boarddocs.com/mabe/pgcps/Board.nsf/7f0976c2db2919ff8725732800681a69 /463f11f571d068ec8725746a007ad813/$FILE/3DI%20Executive%20Summary.pdf

Executive Summary for Second Priority Projects (31-50 Years Old).
http://www.boarddocs.com/mabe/pgcps/Board.nsf

Executive Summary for Third Priority Projects (16-30 Years Old).
http://www.boarddocs.com/mabe/pgcps/Board.nsf

Facility Inspection Tool Guidebook.
http://www.cashnet.org/resource-material/FITGuidebook.pdf

Family Guide to School Environments.
http://www.bcse.uk.net/downloads

Primary School Carbon Footing.
http://www.oecd.org/dataoecd/22/10/41449230.pdf

Report on Physical Facilities Including Air Conditioning Feasibility.
http://www.bcps.org/board/exhibits/2008/121608ExhibitL.PDF

Report on the Condition of Connecticut's Public School Facilities.
http://www.csde.state.ct.us/public/dgm/ed050/pickyear.aspx

Evaluating Quality in Educational Facilities
http://www.oecd.org/edu/facilities/evaluatingquality

Ten Year Facilities Plan. [Idaho]
http://www.sde.idaho.gov/Facilities/default.asp

An Assessment of the Quality and Educational Adequacy of Educational Facilities and Their Perceived Impact on the Learning Environment as Reported by Middle School Administrators and Teachers in the Humble Independent School District, Humble, Texas
http://txspace.tamu.edu/bitstream/handle/1969.1/5013/etd-tamu-2006C-EDAD-Monk.pdf ?sequence=1

Assessing Secondary School Design Quality.
http://www.cabe.org.uk/publications/assessing-secondary-school-design-quality

Postsecondary Education Facilities Inventory and Classification Manual (FICM); 2006 Edition.
http://nces.ed.gov/pubsearch/pubsinfo.asp?pubid=2006160

Needs Survey Report. [Massachusetts]
http://www.massschoolbuildings.org

North Carolina Public Schools Facility Needs Survey.
http://www.schoolclearinghouse.org/otherinf/FacilityNeedsSurvey/FacilityNeedsPreliminaryReport2006.pdf

A Review of the School Facilities Construction Commission. [Kentucky]
http://www.lrc.ky.gov/lrcpubs/RR332.pdf

Assessing Learning Spaces.
http://www.educause.edu/ir/library/pdf/PUB7102m.pdf

Buildings...the Gifts That Keep on Taking: A Framework for Integrated Decision- Making.
http://www.appa.org/files/pdfs/buildings%20exec%20summary.pdf

Capital Requirements Survey. [Colorado]
http://web.archive.org/web/20070709155748

School Facility Assessments: State of Colorado.
http://www.dkfoundation.org/PDF

Planning and Programming for A Capital Project.
http://www.coe.uga.edu/sdpl/capitalproject1/cphtml.html

Asset Management Plans. [United Kingdom]
http://www.teachernet.gov.uk/management/

For Generations to Come: A Leadership Guide to Renewing School Buildings.
http://www.edfacilities.org/pubs/for_generations_to_come.pdf

Schools Asset Management. Data Analysis 2004.
http://www.teachernet.gov.uk/docbank/index.cfm?id=7909

School Facility Survey.
http://mlis.state.md.us/other/education/public_school_facilities_2003/

Asset Management Plans, Section 3a: Getting into Condition.
http://www.teachernet.gov.uk/_doc/3633/Section%203a.pdf

Children's Physical Environment Rating Scale.
http://www.arch.usyd.edu.au/documents/ebs/AECA_2003_paper.pdf

Educational Adequacy Assessments: Making a Difference Where Our Children Learn.
http://www.magellan-k12.com/graphics/pdf/Article.PDF

Schools Designed with Community Participation.
http://www.edfacilities.org/pubs/sanoffschools.pdf

Myth and Reality: A Study of Excess Space in the District of Columbia Public High Schools. A Case Study of Cardozo and McKinley Technology Senior High Schools.
http://www.21csf.org/csf-home/publications/pubs.asp#myth

The State of Post-Occupancy Evaluation in the Practice of Educational Design
http://schoolstudio.engr.wisc.edu/poe.html

West Contra Costa Unified School District Assessment and Improvement Plan: Facilities Management.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery/

School Facilities Needs Analysis.
http://www.cashnet.org/resource-center/resourcefiles/74.pdf

School Building Assessment Methods
http://www.edfacilities.org/pubs/sanoffassess.pdf

Assessing the Need.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Comprehensive Facility Planning.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

New Hampshire Public Schools Facilities Adequacy and Condition Study Report.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Engineering Checklist for Public School Facilities.
http://www.schoolclearinghouse.org/pubs/engcklst.pdf

Assessing the Fit Between Educational Programs and Older Buildings
http://schoolstudio.engr.wisc.edu/assessfit.html

Florida Inventory of School Houses 2000.
http://web.archive.org/web/20060508163437

School Facilities Report: The Results of a Statewide Survey To Determine the Physical Condition and Capacity of Wisconsin's Public Schools
http://www2.dpi.state.wi.us/facsrvy/

The Newark Public Schools Five-Year Facilities Management Plan. Summary Report.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Assessing School Facilities for Learning/Assessing the Impact of the Physical Environment on the Educational Process: Intergrating Theoretical Issues with Practical Concerns.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Statewide School Facilities Needs Assessment 1993 Update [Idaho].
http://www.sde.idaho.gov/Facilities/docs/10%20Year/NeedsStudy.pdf

A Design Assessment Scale for Elementary Schools.
http://www.designshare.com/index.php/articles

A Study of School Facilities and Recommendations for the Abbott Districts. [New Jersey]
http://www.state.nj.us/njded/abbotts/archives/abbottstudy2.htm

Educational Plant Survey (Florida).
http://www.fldoe.org/edfacil/k12survey.asp

Asset Management Plan: 1998-2003. Jefferson County School District, No. R-1.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Wyoming Department of Education Statewide School Facilities Assessment
http://legisweb.state.wy.us/school97/post/reports/mgt.htm

California's Public Schools: a Needs Assessment.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Lessons Learned From Recently Opened High Schools: A Study of Process and Outcomes.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Building Condition Evaluation Manual.
http://www.k12.wa.us/SchFacilities/Publications/pubdocs

Martha Lake Elementary School Post Occupancy Evaluation.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Guide for School Facility Condition Surveys
http://www.eed.state.ak.us/facilities/publications.html

Quality In School Environments: A Multiple Case Study of the Diagnosis, Design and Management of Environment Quality in Five Elementary Schools in the Baltimore City Public Schools from an Action Research Perspective.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Task Force on Education Infrastructure for the 21st Century. Three-Part Facilities Survey of All Schools and Selected Administrative Units.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Nebraska School Facilities: Educational Adequacy of Structures and Their Funding.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Data Collection Training and Procedures Manual. The Building and Educational Technology Assessment.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery/

On the Right Track.
http://www.universitybusiness.com/ViewArticle.aspx?articleid=999

South Africa's School Infrastructure Performance Indicator System.
http://www.oecd.org/dataoecd/55/44/38601532.pdf

A Data-Driven Approach.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/1318.shtm

A Proactive Solution.
http://asumag.com/Maintenance/university_proactive_solution/

Maximizing Condition Assessment Efforts.
http://www.appa.org/FacilitiesManager/article.cfm?ItemNumber=2611&parentid=2546

Inspecting for Quality.
http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2006/01/04/16williams.h25.html?querystring=jacobson

Maintenance Crunch.
http://www.universitybusiness.com/page.cfm?p=1038

Statewide Facility Assessments: Leaving No School Behind
http://www.dejonginc.com/Statewide%20Facility%20Assessments-%20Leaving%20No%20School%20Behind.pdf

Understanding the Facility Assessment Process.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/cpm/899.shtm

Solutions Center: Facility Inventory
http://asumag.com/mag/university_facility_inventory/

Smart Spaces.
http://www.schoolconstructionnews.com/ME2/Audiences

For Now and Hereafter: Pushing Facility Assessments into the Future.
http://asbointl.org/asbo/files/

Post Occupancy Evaluation in Scotland.
http://www.oecd.org/dataoecd/15/35/36134438.pdf

N.J. Principals Cite Unmet Facility Needs.
http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2004/05/19/37nj.h23.html

Fads, Fancies and Fantasies: An Educator's Perspective on Current Educational Facility Issues.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/526.shtm

Gaining Insight into an Organization's Fixed Assets.
http://asbointl.org/ASBO/files/

Review of Building Quality Using Post Occupancy Evaluation.
http://www.oecd.org/dataoecd/46/16/34270551.pdf

Setting Priorities.
http://asumag.com/mag/university_setting_priorities/

A Systematic Approach to Evaluating the Building Envelope.
http://web.archive.org/web/20080101155208

The Next Phase.
http://asumag.com/mag/university_next_phase/

Getting a Grip on Facility Condition Assessments.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/cpm/267.shtm

A Bold Plan.
http://asumag.com/mag/university_bold_plan/

The Facilities Condition Index: A Useful Tool for Capital Asset Planning.
http://www.appa.org/FacilitiesManager/

A Fifty State Assessment of Capital Needs for Public Higher Education: Policy Objectives.
http://www.appa.org/FacilitiesManager/

Facility Benchmarking Trends in Tertiary Education - An Australian Case Study.
http://www.oecd.org/dataoecd/52/14/14642212.pdf

Evaluation: How Are We Doing?
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/222.shtm

Making Your Case. Facilities Upgrade and Retrofit.
http://asumag.com/mag/university_making_case/

Compare SAM in a Nutshell.
http://www.appa.org/FacilitiesManager/

An Update on Asset Management Plans in the United Kingdom.
http://www.oecd.org/dataoecd/13/16/34329156.pdf

The United Kingdom's School Asset Management Plans.
http://www.oecd.org/dataoecd/17/50/1821977.pdf

Accessibility

ADA and ABA Accessibility Guidelines for Buildings and Facilities:

http://www.access-board.gov/ada-aba/final.cfm

Language of School Design

Defining a new vocabulary of school design:

http://www.designshare.com/index.php/language-school-design

Report from the National Summit on School Design:

http://edfacilities.org/pubs/nationalsummit.pdf

New Facilities

The Physical Environment--Essential Aspects of Designing a School:

http://www.coe.uga.edu/sdpl/research/principlesofdesign.html

Multi-use space

Multipurpose Spaces:
http://www.edfacilities.org/pubs/

Multipurpose Spaces.

http://www.edfacilities.org/pubs/multipurp.pdf

Planning for Flexibility, Not Obsolescence:

http://www.designshare.com/Research/EEK/Ehrenkrantz1.htm

Universal Design for Learning:

http://www.cast.org/research/index.html

Safe Schools

Building a Safe Environment.
http://asumag.com/mag/university_building_safe_environment/

Practical Information on Crisis Planning: A Guide for Schools and Communities: http://www.ed.gov/admins/lead/safety/crisisplanning.doc

NetDay Cyber Security Kit for Schools: http://www.netday.org/cyber_security_kit.htm

Threat Assessment in Schools: A Guide to Managing Threatening Situations and to Creating Safe School Climates. (Word document): http://www.ed.gov/admins/lead/safety/threatassessmentguide.doc

Resources on Emergency Evacuation and Disaster Preparedness for People With Disabilities:

http://www.access-board.gov/evac.htm

More Security in Smaller Schools?
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/1546.shtm

Space Requirements

Space Requirements:

http://www.edfacilities.org/rl/space_requirements.cfm

Classroom Spaces that Work:

http://www.responsiveclassroom.org/newsletter/13_2NL_1.asp

 

Technology

Technology Planning Guide for Minnesota School Districts, Schools and Public Libraries:

http://cfl.state.mn.us/techplan.pdf

Computer Labs in Elementary Schools?
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/940.shtm

Technology Needs

Education Through Technology Integration: A Template for School Design:

http://www.designshare.com/Research/Nair/nj2000/titlepage.htm

Wired vs. Wireless:

http://www.designshare.com/Research/Wired/Wired1.htm

General Planning Concerns

Which Grass is Greener?
http://www.peterli.com/spm/resources/articles/archive.php?article_id=2154

Pods vs. Corridors.
http://www.peterli.com/spm/resources/articles/archive.php?article_id=1857

A Design Today with Tomorrow in Mind.
http://www.peterli.com/spm/resources/articles/archive.php?article_id=1820

Making Schools Green Inside, as Well as Out.
http://www.peterli.com/spm/resources/articles/archive.php?article_id=1769

A Chance to Change Codes.
http://www.peterli.com/spm/resources/articles/archive.php?article_id=1703

Spending Dollars for Excellence.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/1656.shtm

Making a Problem an Opportunity.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/1623.shtm

A Giant Half Step.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/1314.shtm

Putting a Lock on Students.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/1285.shtm

Learning from the Past?
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/1236.shtm

Penny-wise Decisions.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/1168.shtm

Imminent Challenges.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/1162.shtm

Giving Students Some Space.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/1138.shtm

Wood Shops and Math Scores.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/1127.shtm

Who's Maintaining What?
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/1092.shtm

A Good Resource.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/1087.shtm

From Small School to Harvard.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/1016.shtm

Beware the Cost Cutters.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/994.shtm

Providing Space for the Future.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/943.shtm

The End of Kindergarten As I Knew It?
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/925.shtm

Closing Up an Open School.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/917.shtm

Is This Educationally Sound?
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/879.shtm

Alternative Funding and Community Schools.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/783.shtm

A Few Common School Issues.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/758.shtm

Using Schools in Summer.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/717.shtm

Where is LEED Leading Us?
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/709.shtm

Redistribute Classrooms, Not Students.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/452.shtm

Falls Church City (Virginia) Public Schools Facility Master Plan
http://www.scribd.com/full/19857915?access_key=key-277tnvm4nfm853zcxxh1

Educational Facilities Specifications: Middle School
http://www.dodea.edu/offices/logistics/docs/201007_MS.pdf

Educational Facilities Specifications: High School
http://www.dodea.edu/offices/logistics/docs/201007_HS.pdf

Educational Facilities Specifications: Elementary School
http://www.dodea.edu/offices/logistics/docs/201007_ES.pdf

Community Development and Schools

Opportunity Rich Schools and Sustainable Communities
http://citiesandschools.berkeley.edu/reports/ccs_wwc_%20report.pdf

Growth & Opportunity
http://citiesandschools.berkeley.edu/reports/cc&s-focus_policy_report_final_june2011.pdf

Joint Use of Public Schools
http://citiesandschools.berkeley.edu/reports/2010_JU_Concept_Paper.pdf

Y-Plan Overview
http://citiesandschools.berkeley.edu/reports/YPLAN_Overview_2010.pdf

Community Development and School Facilities
http://www.edfacilities.org/rl/community_development.cfm

Community Participation in School Planning
http://www.edfacilities.org/rl/community_participation.cfm

The Key Role of Construction in Each State's Economy.

http://www.agc.org/cs/state_economic_fact_sheets

Smart Schools, Smart Growth.

http://gse.berkeley.edu/research/pace/reports/WP.09-1.pdf

Our Failing Grade on Maintaining School Facilities.

http://www.epi.org/content.cfm/webfeatures_snapshots_20080903

Quality Schools, Healthy Neighborhoods, and the Future of DC: Policy Report.

http://www.21csf.org/csf-home/publications/QualitySchoolsResearchReport/Quality%20Schools%20Research%20Report%209-18-08.pdf

Managing Maryland's Growth: Smart Growth, Community Planning and Public School Construction.

http://www.mdp.state.md.us/pdf/MG27.pdf

Economic Impacts of Planned School Construction Projects in New Jersey.

http://www.heldrich.rutgers.edu/uploadedFiles/Publications

Linking School Construction Investments to Equity, Smart Growth, and Healthy Communities.

http://citiesandschools.berkeley.edu/reports

Good Buildings, Better Schools: An Economic Stimulus Opportunity with Long-term Benefits.

http://www.21csf.org/csf-home/publications/GoodBuildingsBetterSchools-EPI-Paper.pdf

Local Governments and Schools: A Community-Oriented Approach.

http://icma.org/documents/SGNReport.pdf

The Little School System That Could.

http://www.sunypress.edu/details.asp?id=61588

Building Schools, Building Communities: A Forum on the Role of State Policy in California.

http://citiesandschools.berkeley.edu/reports

Integrating Schools into Healthy Community Design.

http://www.nga.org/Files/pdf/0705SCHOOLSHEALTHYDESIGN.PDF

Higher Education Institutions in Middle Tennessee: An In-Depth Analysis of their Impact on the Region from a Comparative Perspective.

http://www.nashvillechamber.com/education/mthighered.pdf

Communities of Opportunity: Smart Growth Strategies for Colleges and Universities.

http://www.nacubo.org/x9290.xml

Reconnecting Schools and Neighborhoods: An Introduction to School-Centered Community Revitalization.
http://www.practitionerresources.org/cache/documents/647/64701.pdf

Renovate or Replace: The Case for Restoring and Reusing Older School Buildings.
http://www.saveourlandsaveourtowns.org/pdfs/RenovateorReplace/RoRMASTER.pdf

Economic Impact of the Nation's Historically Black Colleges and Universities.
http://nces.ed.gov/pubs2007/2007178.pdf

Intergovernmental Collaboration and School Facility Siting.
http://curs.unc.edu/curs-pdf-downloads/recentlyreleased/Salvesen%20Z.%20Smith%20final%20school%20report.pdf

Building Community: A Post-Occupancy Look at the Maryvale Mall Adaptive Reuse Project.
http://web.archive.org/web/20060929024822

Mayoral Leadership and Involvement in Education: An Action Guide for Success.
http://www.usmayors.org/74thWinterMeeting/edguide2006.pdf

Getting Real: an Interview with John Sole, Project-based Service Learning Master Teacher.

http://www.designshare.com/index.php/articles/getting-real

Building Partnerships: Community Voices in Planning and Developing New York City School Facilities.

http://steinhardt.nyu.edu/iesp.olde/publications/pubs

Capitalization of Parent, School, and Peer Group Components of School Quality into House Price.

http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=257641

Building a Vision for Chicago's Schools & Neighborhoods: A Framework for a Facilities Master Plan.

http://www.ncbg.org/documents/fmp.pdf

Schools As Centers of Community: John A. Johnson Achievement Plus Elementary School.

http://www.archfoundation.org/aaf/gsbd/Videos.SCC.htm

Urban Innovation: Cypress Hills Community School, Brooklyn, NY

http://wwwfaculty.arch.usyd.edu.au/web/future/globalstudio/papers/Vega_Adkins_Winston.pdf

Engaging Communities in the Planning of New Urban Public Schools.

http://disexpress.umi.com/dxweb

New Relationships With Schools. Organizations That Build Community by Connecting With Schools. Volume Two.

http://www.collaborativecommunications.com/assets

The Long Term Facilities Planning Process...A Guide to Improving Education While Improving Communities.

http://www.edlawcenter.org/ELCPublic/AbbottSchoolFacilities/FacilitiesPages/Resources

Fixing It First: Targeting Infrastructure Investments to Improve State Economies and Invigorate Existing Communities.

http://www.nga.org/Files/pdf/0408FIXINGFIRST.pdf

For Generations to Come: A Leadership Guide to Renewing School Buildings.

http://www.edfacilities.org/pubs/for_generations_to_come.pdf

Hard Lessons: Causes and Consequences of Michigan's School Construction Boom.

http://www.mlui.org/downloads/hardlessons.pdf

Schools, Community, and Development. Erasing the Boundaries.

http://www.practitionerresources.org/cache/documents/56274.pdf

Yale in New Haven: Architecture and Urbanism.

http://www.yale.edu/printer/yaleinnewhaven/purchase.html

Public Schools and Economic Development: What the Research Shows.

http://www.kwfdn.org/resource_library/

Creating Schools and Strengthening Communities through Adaptive Reuse.

http://www.edfacilities.org/pubs/adaptiveuse.pdf

Good Schools-Good Neighborhoods: The Impacts of State and Local School Board Policies on the Design and Location of Schools in North Carolina.

http://curs.unc.edu/curs-pdf-downloads/recentlyreleased/

New Relationships with Schools. Organizations That Build Community by Connecting With Schools. Volume One.

http://www.collaborativecommunications.com/assets

Historic Neighborhood Schools Deliver 21st Century Educations.

http://www.edfacilities.org/pubs/historic.pdf

Rebuilding a School, Revitalizing a Community [Video]

http://www.edutopia.org/video/movie.php?id=Art_1028&keyword=189

The Economic Impact of Implementing the Cincinnati Public Schools' Facilities Master Plan on Greater Cincinnati.

http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Engines of Economic Growth. The Economic Impact of Boston's Eight Research Universities on the Metropolitan Boston Area.

http://www.masscolleges.org/files/downloads/economicimpact/

Schools as Centers of Neighborhood Vitality [Videotapes]

http://www.nsbn.org/programs/20030529/media.php

Schools for Cities: Urban Strategies.

http://www.arts.gov/pub/Design/SchoolsForCities.pdf

Learning to Grow and Growing to Learn: Connecting Policies for School Facilities and Urban Growth.

http://disexpress.umi.com/dxweb

The City of Learning: School Design and Planning as Urban Revitalization in New Jersey, Berkeley, and Washington, D.C.

http://sitemaker.umich.edu/urrcworkingpapers/all_urrc_working_papers/da.data/271897/ Paper/urrc03-07.pdf

What Does a School Mean to a Community? Assessing the Social and Economic Benefits of Schools to Rural Villages in New York.

http://web.archive.org/web/20040421152649/

A New Strategy for Building Better Neighborhoods.

http://www.nsbn.org/publications/cra/cra-newstrategy.pdf

Revitalization by Design: A Guide for Planning and Implementing School Improvement Projects through School-Community Partnerships.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Using Public Schools as Community-Development Tools: Strategies for Community-Based Developers.
http://www.jchs.harvard.edu/publications/communitydevelopment/W02-9_Chung.pdf

New Schools for Older Neighborhoods: Strategies for Building Our Communities' Most Important Assets.
http://www.realtor.org/smart_growth.nsf/docfiles/NewSchOldNei.pdf/$FILE/NewSchOldNei.pdf

Creating Communities of Learning: Schools and Smart Growth in New Jersey.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdeliveryhttp://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery/servlet/ERICServlet?accno= ED467083

The Renaissance of the American City: A Compendium of City Strategies Prepared for the Summit for Investment in the New American City (Washington, DC, April 4-5, 2001).
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Smarter Planning for Schools and Communities in New Jersey.
http://web.archive.org/web/20050205010144/

Education and Community Building: Connecting Two Worlds.
http://www.communityschools.org/Toolkit/combuild.pdf

Sustainable Schools, Sustainable Communities: The View from the West. CAE Spring 2001 Conference.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Designing a City of Learning: Paterson, NJ.

http://www.tcaup.umich.edu/publications/facultypubs/designing/designing.html

What’s in a Grade? School Report Cards and House Prices.

http://www.nber.org/papers/w8019

Collaborative Planning for School Facilities and Comprehensive Land Use.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Housing-Leveraged Facilities Finance: A Model for Child Care Centers
http://www.lisc.org/resources/assets/asset_upload_file437_249.pdf

What If.
http://www.nsbn.org/publications/whatif/

Urban Planning and School Architecture: Homologies in Governing the Civic Body and the School Body.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Schools and Disadvantaged Neighborhoods: The Community Development Challenge. Chapter 8. Urban Problems and Community Development.

http://www.brookings.edu/press/Books/1999/urbancom.aspx

Scale & Care: Charter Schools & New Urbanism.

http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

What Difference Do Local Schools Make? A Literature Review and Bibliography.
http://web.archive.org/web/20060110014421

The Role of Educational Building in Urban Renewal.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Campus and Community.
http://archone.tamu.edu/CRS/engine/archive_files/EFL/6000.0418.pdf

Downtown and the University: Youngstown, Ohio.
http://web.archive.org/web/20070713220721

A College in the City: An Alternative.
http://archone.tamu.edu/CRS/engine/archive_files/EFL/6000.1324.pdf

Historically Green.
http://www.schoolconstructionnews.com/Media/PublicationsIssue/SCNND08.pdf

School Economics.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/1651.shtm

Making an Impact.
http://www.universitybusiness.com/viewarticle.aspx?articleid=866

Schools: An Added Asset.
http://www.uli.org/~/media/Documents/ResearchAndPublications

School and Community.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/1545.shtm

Move Toward Neighborhood-Scale Schools Slowly Gains Momentum
http://www.newurbannews.com/SchoolsAprMay07.html

Planning for School Facilities. School Board Decision Making and Local Coordination in Michigan.
http://jpe.sagepub.com/cgi/reprint/26/4/478

Re-Forming Schools and Cities: Placing Education on the Landscape of Planning History

http://jph.sagepub.com/cgi/reprint/5/3/183

School Design, Site Selection, and the Political Geography of Race in Postwar Philadelphia
http://jph.sagepub.com/cgi/reprint/5/3/241

From Our House to the "Big House": Architectural Design as Visible Metaphor in the School Buildings of Philadelphia

http://jph.sagepub.com/cgi/reprint/5/3/218

Public Schools as Public Infrastructure.
http://jpe.sagepub.com/cgi/reprint/25/4/433.pdf

An Urban Renewal School Project in Italy.
http://www.oecd.org/dataoecd/50/23/36010882.pdf

Smaller Cheaper Better School.
http://www.architectureweek.com/2005/0824/design_1-1.html

Schools as Catalysts for Community Development.
http://web.archive.org/web/20080107225020

Chicago School Chief Shares Strategies for Educational Success
http://www.metroinvestmentreport.com/

Funding and Rebuilding Schools as Community Learning Centers: Akron, Ohio.

http://www.annenberginstitute.org/VUE/order.php

New Life.
http://asumag.com/mag/university_new_life/

Educated Buyers. Test Scores, School Ratings Drive Decisions as Much as Floor Plans and City Services.
http://www.sfgate.com/

Price Charities Champions Transforming City Heights Into Healthy, Family-Centered Neighborhood
http://www.nsbn.org//publications/newsletters/winter2005/price.php

Connecting Public Schools to Community Development
http://www.bos.frb.org/commdev/c&b/2005/winter/Public.pdf

Live Where You Teach.
http://www.realtor.org/smart_growth.nsf/docfiles/winter05teach.pdf/$FILE/winter05teach.pdf

The ABCs of Smart Growth Spell Out the Community Vision
http://www.realtor.org/smart_growth.nsf/docfiles/winter05schvis.pdf/$FILE/winter05schvis.pdf

Downtown Schools. The New Urban Frontier.
http://www.realtor.org/smart_growth.nsf/docfiles/winter05urban.pdf/$FILE/winter05urban.pdf

Breach the Wall of Separation

http://www.plannersweb.com/wfiles/w287.html

Rural Schools: Cooperative Planning for Rural Job Creation.

http://www.aasa.org/publications/saarticledetail.cfm?ItemNumber=1137&snItemNumber=&tnItemNumber=

Education and Economic Development

http://www.plannersweb.com/wfiles/w203.html

Back to School for Planners

http://www.plannersweb.com/wfiles/w179.html

A City and School District United.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/763.shtm

School, What Is It Good For?
http://money.cnn.com/2004/08/27/real_estate/buying_selling/schools/

California State Architect Castellanos On The Impact Of The Built Environment On Neighborhoods
http://www.nsbn.org//publications/newsletters/spring2004/castellanos.php

D.C's 21st Century School Fund Advocates Collaborative Planning For Schools.
http://www.nsbn.org//publications/newsletters/spring2004/filardo.php

Schools As Centers Of Communities: KnowledgeWorks Foundation Concept Paper.
http://www.nsbn.org/publications/newsletters/spring2004/knowledgeworks.php

Community-Centered Schools Are Vital To Healthier Neighborhoods.
http://www.nsbn.org//publications/newsletters/spring2004/abel.php

Schools, Developer Partner Up On Denver Project.
http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2004/03/24/28stapleton.h23.html

Mayors and School Districts.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/626.shtm

Edge-ucation. The Compulsion to Build Schools in the Middle of Nowhere.
http://www.governing.com/archive/2004/mar/schools.txt

Community Schools Soften Tough Neighborhoods.
http://web.archive.org/web/20060929024915

Charter Schools Benefit Community Economic Development.
http://www.lisc.org/resources/2004/03/

A Toolkit for Tomorrow's Schools: New Ways of Bringing Growth Management and School Planning Together.
http://www.tricc.org/docs/APAschools.pdf

The Urban Complex in Cattolica, Italy.
http://www.oecd.org/dataoecd/46/62/34276712.pdf

Rebuilding a School, Revitalizing a Community.
http://www.edutopia.org/rebuilding-school-revitalizing-community

Schools and Economic Development.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/437.shtm

Getting the Most from Urban Schools. Education is Essential to a City's Future, but Can Schools Help Shape the City, Too?
http://web.archive.org/web/20041107094519/

Rebuilding JeffVanderLou. The Vashon Education Compact.
http://www.stlcommercemagazine.com/archives/december2001/education.html

Saving Neighborhoods.
http://asumag.com/mag/university_partnerships_saving_neighborhoods/

Communities and Schools. Organizing for Change.
http://www.floridacdc.org/infofax/010928.htm

Places To Learn. School Facilities Provide an Entry Point for Community Organizers.
http://www.nhi.org/online/issues/118/ByronExterMediratta.html

Lessons in Collaboration. Bringing Together Educators and Community Builders
http://www.nhi.org/online/issues/118/JehlBlankMcCloud.html

Urban Renewal.
http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2001/06/13/40newark.h20.html

School as the Heart of the Community.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/244.shtm

In Housing a School, Unused Commercial Space Sells Itself.
http://www.schoolconstructionnews.com/ME2/Audiences

Welcome to the Neighborhood.
http://www.schoolconstructionnews.com/ME2/Audiences

When Town Meets Gown.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/cpm/80.shtm

The Intersection of School and Community.
http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2000/07/12/42schorr.h19.html

Work in Progress.
http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2000/06/21/41paterson.h19.html

How Much Is a Neighborhood School Worth?
http://goose.ycp.edu/%7Ewtbogart/images/WTB%20JUrbE%202000%20paper%20on%20neighborhood%20schools.pdf

Community Use

Partnerships for a Sustainable Future: Schools and Community, The Rosa Parks School
http://www.archfoundation.org/aaf/aaf/Rosa.Parks.htm

Community Schools in North Carolina.
http://www.schoolclearinghouse.org/pubs/CommunitySchools.pdf

Joint Use School Partnerships in California: Strategies to Enhance Schools and Communities.
http://citiesandschools.berkeley.edu/reports

Managing Maryland's Growth: Smart Growth, Community Planning and Public School Construction.
http://www.mdp.state.md.us/pdf/MG27.pdf

Reconnecting Schools and Neighborhoods: An Introduction to School-Centered Community Revitalization.
http://www.practitionerresources.org/cache/documents/647/64701.pdf

New Directions in School Facilities: Section 5: Joint Use of School Facilities.
http://www.excellence.dgs.ca.gov/NewDirections/default.htm

Model Policies in Support of High Performance School Buildings for All Children.
http://www.21csf.org/csf-home/publications/BESTModelPolicies5_7_07.pdf

All Together Now: Sharing Responsibility for the Whole Child.
http://www.ascd.org/ASCD/pdf/sharingresponsibility.pdf

Growing Community Schools: The Role of Cross-Boundary Leadership.
http://www.communityschools.org/CCSDocuments/GrowingCommunitySchools.pdf

Schools for the Future: Design Schools for Extended Services.
http://publications.teachernet.gov.uk/default.aspx?PageFunction=productdetails&PageM ode=publications&ProductId=DFES-2092-2005&

Schools as Community Facilities: Policy Framework and Guidelines. [Australia]
http://www.eduweb.vic.gov.au/edulibrary/public/propman/facility

Recommended Policies for Public School Facilities, Section 2: Schools as Centers of Communities Policies.
http://www.21csf.org/csf-home/publications/modelpolicies/SchoolsCentersCommunitiesSectionMay2005.pdf

Community and School Facilities: Our Vision, Goal, and Initiatives.
http://www.kwfdn.org/resource_library/_resources/sf_white_paper.pdf

Schools As Centers of Community: John A. Johnson Achievement Plus Elementary School.
http://www.archfoundation.org/aaf/gsbd/Videos.SCC.htm

Program Coordination and Master Facilities Planning Best Practices Project.
http://www.brook.edu/metro/gwrp/20040826_task1.pdf

Creating Communities of Learning: Schools and Smart Growth.
http://www.edlawcenter.org/ELCPublic/AbbottSchoolFacilities/FacilitiesPages/

Creating a School for the Future: John A. Johnson Achievement Plus Elementary School: A Case Study.
http://www.thecenter.spps.org/

Public Schools and Economic Development: What the Research Shows.
http://www.kwfdn.org/resource_library/

Schools as Centers of Community: A Citizens' Guide For Planning and Design. Second edition.
http://www.edfacilities.org/pubs/centers_of_community.cfm

Combined Libraries: A Bibliography.
http://www.ala.org/

State Policies and School Facilities: How States Can Support or Undermine Neighborhood Schools and Community Preservation.
http://www.preservationnation.org/issues/historic-schools

Making the Difference: Research and Practice in Community Schools.
http://www.communityschools.org/mtdhomepage.html

Rebuilding a School, Revitalizing a Community [Video]
http://www.edutopia.org/video/movie.php?id=Art_1028&keyword=189

Schools as Centers of Neighborhood Vitality [Videotapes]
http://www.nsbn.org/programs/20030529/media.php

A New Strategy for Building Better Neighborhoods.
http://www.nsbn.org/publications/cra/cra-newstrategy.pdf

Catching the Age Wave: Building Schools With Senior Citizens in Mind.
http://www.edfacilities.org/pubs/agewave.pdf

Making It Work: Increasing Community Use of Existing School Facilities.

http://disexpress.umi.com/dxweb

Using Public Schools as Community-Development Tools: Strategies for Community-Based Developers.
http://www.jchs.harvard.edu/publications/communitydevelopment/W02-9_Chung.pdf

Inside Full Service Community Schools.

http://communityschools.org/insideschools.html

Controlling Access to Public Educational Facilities: Legal and Practical Issues. CEFPI Mini-Session.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Cooperative Joint-Use Educational Centers: Toward a Model for California.

http://disexpress.umi.com/dxweb

Creating Communities of Learning: Schools and Smart Growth in New Jersey.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdeliveryhttp://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery/servlet/ERICServlet?accno= ED467083

Smarter Planning for Schools and Communities in New Jersey.
http://web.archive.org/web/20050205010144/

After School Collaboration: When it Works - Why it Works - A Literature Review.

http://www.nassembly.org

Building a Community School. Third Edition.
http://www.childrensaidsociety.org/files/Complete_Manual.pdf

Great Spaces Fresh Places.
http://www.iff.org/resources/content/2/6/documents/most.pdf

Designing Space for Sports and Arts: Design Guidelines for Sports and Arts Facilities in Primary Schools for Dual School and Community Use.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery/

Making Current Trends in School Design Feasible.
http://www.schoolclearinghouse.org/pubs/small.PDF

Utilization & Sharing of School Facilities.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

21st Century Community Learning Centers: Providing Quality Afterschool Learning Opportunities for America's Families
http://www.ed.gov/pubs/Providing_Quality_Afterschool_Learning/

Financing Facility Improvements for Out-of-School Time and Community School Programs. Strategy Brief. Vol. 1 No. 4.
http://www.financeproject.org/Publications/Brief4.pdf

Development of Joint-Use Educational Facility Agreements between California Public School Districts and Community Entities: A Cross-Case Analysis of Strategic Practices, Barriers, and Supportive Elements.

http://disexpress.umi.com/dxweb

What Should Parents Know about Schools As Community Learning Centers?
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery/

The Development of Educational Facilities Through Joint Use Mechanisms.
http://www.nsbn.org/case/jointuse/developfacilities.php

Great Spaces, Fresh Places: How-To Improve Environments for School-Age Programs.

http://www.iff.org

When the School Is the Community: A Case Study of Fourche Valley School, Briggsville, Arkansas
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Alternative Use of K-12 School Buildings: Opportunities for Expanded Uses.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Schools as Centers of Community: Remarks as Prepared for Delivery by U.S. Secretary of Education Richard W. Riley.
http://ed.gov/Speeches/10-1999/991013.html

Schools as Centers of Communities: Design Principles.
http://www.designshare.com/Research/AIA/AIABetterSchools/Bingler.htm

Full Service School-Community Collaboration
http://ed.gov/Speeches/03-1999/990326a.html

Use of School Facilities by Outside Religious Organizations and Clubs.
http://www.adl.org/religion_ps_2004/facilities.asp

Learning Together: A Look at 20 School-Community Initiatives.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Under One Roof: The Integration of Schools and Community Services in OECD Countries.

http://www.oecdbookshop.org/oecd/

Rural Schools Facilities: Additions & Renovations As an Integrated Sequence
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Combined School and Public Libraries: Guidelines for Decision Making.
http://www.dpi.state.wi.us/pld/comblibs.html

Planning Schools for Rural Communities
http://www.ael.org/rel/rural/pdf/planning.pdf

Community Learning Centers.
http://www.designshare.com/articles/1/131-jennings/jennings-learn-ctr.pdf

Cultural Impact of Participants in the Design of Community Schools.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

What Difference Do Local Schools Make? A Literature Review and Bibliography.
http://web.archive.org/web/20060110014421

Community Learning Centers: A Reality for the Twenty-first Century.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery/servlet/ERICServlet?accno= ED426724

Keeping Schools Open as Community Learning Centers: Extending Learning in a Safe, Drug-Free Environment before and after School
http://www.ed.gov/pubs/LearnCenters/

Reconnecting Community and School: Initiatives To Expand Children's Environments.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery/

Making Better Use of School Buildings

http://www.oecd.org/

Concordia Papers: All for One; Common Ground; E. Pulribus Unum; and The Lincoln Plan.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Community Use of Schools: Facility Design Perspectives.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Integrating Education, Health, and Social Services: A New Role for Delaware's Schools?
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Perspectives on Designing Rural Schools As Community Learning and Service Centers.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Policy Study of Non-School Group Usage of Missouri Public School Facilities.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Schools and Parks: Developing Partnerships.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Sharing Facilities: Schools and Communities Working Together

http://www.centerforschoolchange.org

Interagency Use of Public Facilities: Maximizing Dollars and Space. Final Report on a Cooperative National Conference.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

The Shared Use of Public Space: Summary of a National Survey.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

The Arts in Surplus Schools.
http://archone.tamu.edu/CRS/engine/archive_files/EFL/6000.0220.pdf

A Resource Book on Community School Centers.
http://archone.tamu.edu/crs/engine/archive_files/EFL/6000.0622.pdf

Using Surplus School Space for Community School Centers.
http://archone.tamu.edu/crs/engine/archive_files/EFL/6000.0621.pdf

Facility Issues in Community School Centers.
http://archone.tamu.edu/crs/engine/archive_files/EFL/6000.0620.pdf

Managing Community School Centers.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

A Concerned Citizen's Guide to Community School Centers.
http://archone.tamu.edu/crs/engine/archive_files/EFL/6000.0618.pdf

The Graying of the Campus.
http://www.eric.ed.gov/contentdelivery

Generating Revenue From College Facilities.
http://archone.tamu.edu/CRS/engine/archive_files/EFL/6000.0218.pdf

Community/School: Sharing the Space and the Action.
http://archone.tamu.edu/CRS/engine/archive_files/EFL/6000.0706.pdf


Joint Occupancy: Profiles of Significant Schools.
http://archone.tamu.edu/CRS/engine/archive_files/EFL/6000.0412.pdf

OurSpace.
http://www.athleticbusiness.com/articles/article.aspx?articleid=1793&zoneid=39

Joint-Use Facilities Where Everybody Benefits.
http://www.bdcnetwork.com/article/CA6570779.html

A Successful Partnership.
http://archrecord.construction.com/schools/071213-SCH_ROS.asp

Schools as a Community Resource for Physical Activity: Legal Considerations for Decision Makers.
http://www.activelivingresearch.org/files/Spengler_AJHP_2007.pdf

Rosa Parks School, Portland, Oregon.
http://archrecord.construction.com/projects/bts/archives/k-12

Schools Should Be Part of Their Community.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/1400.shtm

A New Urbanist Model of Learning.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/1398.shtm

Education Makeover.
http://www.newyork.construction.com/features/archive/2007/04_feature1E.asp

Building for Campus and Community
http://www.universitybusiness.com/viewarticle.aspx?articleid=678

Community Campus Plan, Pass Christian School District, Pass Christian, Mississippi.
http://archrecord.construction.com/schools/0701_CH5_mississipi.asp

Getting Beyond the School as Temple.
http://www.edutopia.org/getting-beyond-school-temple

Imminent Challenges.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/1162.shtm

Balancing Innovation and Cost in Facility Planning.
http://asbointl.org/asbo/files/

Joining Forces.
http://asumag.com/mag/university_joining_forces/

The Mawson Centre-Access to All Education Services.
http://www.oecd.org/dataoecd/36/0/36098079.pdf

Open Door Policy.
http://athleticbusiness.com/articles/

Coalition for Community Schools Advocates Neighborhood-Centered Schools Across the Country.
http://www.planningreport.com/article/1126

Harmonic Partnerships.
http://www.bdcnetwork.com/article/CA633906.html?text=barista

Commitment to Community.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/968.shtm

Sharing Private Spaces.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/942.shtm

Community Relations.
http://athleticbusiness.com/articles/

Chicago School Chief Shares Strategies for Educational Success
http://www.metroinvestmentreport.com/

Funding and Rebuilding Schools as Community Learning Centers: Akron, Ohio.

http://www.annenberginstitute.org/VUE/order.php

Shared Vision.
http://asumag.com/mag/university_shared_vision/

Sharing with the Community.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/822.shtm

Alternative Funding and Community Schools.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/783.shtm

P.S. 24 / 7
http://www.aarp.org/about_aarp/nrta/livelearn/archive/a2004-08-20-ps.html

Shared Spaces.
http://asumag.com/mag/university_shared_spaces/

The ABC's of Mixed Use Schools.
http://web.archive.org/web/20061016113409

Schools As Centers Of Communities: KnowledgeWorks Foundation Concept Paper.
http://www.nsbn.org/publications/newsletters/spring2004/knowledgeworks.php

Sounds Right.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/654.shtm

Community-Centered Schools Are Vital To Healthier Neighborhoods.
http://www.nsbn.org//publications/newsletters/spring2004/abel.php

Mayors and School Districts.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/626.shtm

Health-Care Hub.
http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2004/02/04/

Saint Paul School Wins Foundation Award for Excellence: Thriving Community Partnerships Make a Difference.
http://www.nationalschoolsearch.org/past_winners/school.asp?intSchoolID=14

Schools of Tomorrow.
http://asumag.com/mag/university_schools_tomorrow/

Schools as Center of Communities.
http://www.learningbydesign.biz

Community Schools Soften Tough Neighborhoods.
http://web.archive.org/web/20060929024915

Learning to Share.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/532.shtm

When Gown Builds Town: Schools that Do Good Business.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/cpm/618.shtm

Build “Smart.”
http://www.smartgrowthamerica.org/SGA%20School%20Sprawl.pdf

Welcoming and Secure.
http://asumag.com/mag/university_welcoming_secure/

Natomas Superintendent Seizes Opportunity Thinks outside the Box.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/537.shtm

Shared Destinies.
http://athleticbusiness.com/articles/

Rebuilding a School, Revitalizing a Community.
http://www.edutopia.org/rebuilding-school-revitalizing-community

Schools and Economic Development.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/437.shtm

Building Better Schools.
http://asumag.com/mag/university_building_better_schools/

Planning and Designing Schools With Senior Citizens in Mind.
http://www.asbointl.org/asbo/

Noncurricular Use of School Facilities: Legal Issues to Consider.
http://asbointl.org/ASBO/files/

School, Center Pairing May Start Trend in Area.
http://www.communityschools.org/Doyle.pdf

Brave New School.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/264.shtm

Supreme Court: Religious Group Can Meet on Campus After Final Bell
http://www.edweek.com/ew/ewstory.cfm?slug=40scotus.h20

Building on Community.
http://asumag.com/mag/university_building_community/

School as the Heart of the Community.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/spm/244.shtm

Community Service.
http://athleticbusiness.com/articles/

Religious Club Seeks 'good news' from Court.
http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2001/02/21/23scotus.h20.html

Welcome to the Neighborhood.
http://www.schoolconstructionnews.com/ME2/Audiences

Open House...With Restrictions.
http://asumag.com/mag/university_security_open_housewith/

Shades of Gray. 2000 & Beyond: The Changing Face of American Schools.
http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2000/11/29/13elderly.h20.html

When Town Meets Gown.
http://www.peterli.com/archive/cpm/80.shtm

School Construction and Renovation: An Opportunity for Community School Advocates.
http://www.communityschools.org/newsletter/newsletter9.html

It Takes Two.
http://athleticbusiness.com/articles/

The Intersection of School and Community.
http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2000/07/12/42schorr.h19.html

The Future Connection.
http://asumag.com/mag/university_future_connection/

The Jewel of the Community.
http://asumag.com/mag/university_jewel_community/

Pre-K Possibilities.
http://asumag.com/mag/university_prek_possibilities/

After-Hours Use of Schools.
http://www.oecd.org/dataoecd/18/33/1822106.pdf

Better Schools For a New Century.
http://www.designshare.com/Research/AIA/AIABetterSchools/Intro.htm

Less Is More: Collaborative Learning Environments for the Next Century.
http://www.newhorizons.org/strategies/learning_environments/bingler.htm

The School of the 21st Century as a Year-Round Service Center for an Entire Community.
http://www.yale.edu/21C/pdf/article1.pdf

It's in the Details.
http://asumag.com/mag/university_details/

Schools and the Local Community: Joint Location and Coordinated Use.
http://www.colorado.edu/journals/cye/12_4/article6.pdf

Local history

Schools Designed with Community Participation:

http://www.edfacilities.org/pubs/sanoffschools.pdf

 

Master Planning Issues

Kollie: Understanding the Facility Assessment Process

http://www.peterli.com/archive/cpm/899.shtm

New trends

Classrooms of the Future: Thinking Out of the Box:

http://schoolstudio.engr.wisc.edu/futureclassrooms.html

Education and Smart Growth: Reversing School Sprawl for Better Schools and Communities: http://www.fundersnetwork.org/usr_doc/education_paper.pdf

Using Public Schools as Community-Development Tools: Strategies for Community-Based Developers:

http://www.jchs.harvard.edu/publications/communitydevelopment/W02-9_Chung.pdf

New Schools for Older Neighborhoods: Strategies for Building Our Communities' Most Important Assets:

http://www.realtor.org/SG3.nsf/Pages/oldneighboorhoods

City Heights Redevelopment Project Area, San Diego, California:

http://www.sannet.gov/redevelopment-agency/cityhts.shtml

Partnerships and Neighborhoods

Walkable Neighborhood Schools:
http://www.oregon.gov/LCD/TGM/walkableschools.shtml

Sullivan: Catching the Age Wave: Building Schools with Senior Citizens in Mind:
http://www.edfacilities.org/pubs/agewave.pdf

Opportunity-Rich Schools and Sustainable Communities: Seveb Steps to Align High-Quality Education with Innovations in City and Metropolitan Planning and Development
http://citiesandschools.berkeley.edu/reports/ccs_wwc_%20report.pdf

Local Leaders in Sustainability. Special Report from Sundance: A Nation Action Plan for Greening America's Schools
http://www.centerforgreenschools.org/docs/USGBC%20Mayors%20Summit%20Report_FINAL.pdf

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