ERIC Number: ED032727
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969
Reference Count: 0
Healthful School Environment.
Wilson, Charles C., Ed.; Wilson, Elizabeth Avery, Ed.
A broad range of topics deals with the development, maintenance, and full utilization of a healthful school environment, encompassing such areas as--(1) school organizations which affect the student environment, (2) accident prevention, (3) the criteria for healthful food services, (4) physical education and the necessary athletic facilities, (5) full utilization of health education resources, and (6) the effect teachers have on the emotional tone of a classroom. Corresponding to these policies, services and procedures are the treatment of more physical aspects of school environments and how they may affect physical and mental health--(1) proper site selection, (2) building design, (3) lighting, (4) acoustics, (5) ventilation, and (6) utilities. A bibliography follows each chapter. (KK)
Descriptors: Acoustics, Ancillary School Services, Building Design, Cleaning, Educational Environment, Educational Facilities, Environmental Influences, Health, Health Conditions, Health Education, Health Services, Lighting, Mental Health, Nutrition, Physical Environment, Physical Health, Sanitary Facilities, School Maintenance, Thermal Environment
National Education Association of the United States, 1201 Sixteenth Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20036 ($4.00); American Medical Association, 535 N. Dearborn St., Chicago, Illinois 60610
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Education Association, Washington, DC.; American Medical Association, Chicago, IL.
Note: Complete revision of Healthful School Living (1957)