ERIC Number: ED033552
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969
Reference Count: 0
Thern Associates Inc., Third Edition.
Thern Associates, Inc., Oshkosh, WI.
Construction costs, building form, design, and space planning are compared with regard to teaching and the learning needs within educational facilities. Photographs and diagrams emphasize the importance of functional and flexible facilities to quality education and environments for learning. Building types presently popular and successful are compared, with floor plans given for the following layouts--(1) hexagonal, (2) circular, (3) pod cluster, and (4) hexagonal-rectilinear. (TG)
Descriptors: Building Plans, Classrooms, Construction Costs, Construction Materials, Criteria, Design, Design Requirements, Educational Facilities, Educational Facilities Design, Educational Planning, Elementary Schools, Facility Expansion, Facility Requirements, Flexible Facilities, School Construction, Secondary Schools, Space Utilization, Spatial Relationship, Teaching Methods
Thern Associates, Inc., 712 Ohio Street, Oshkosh, Wisconsin
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Thern Associates, Inc., Oshkosh, WI.