ERIC Number: ED034382
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968
Reference Count: 0
New Trends in the Design, Cost, Construction of the Modern School Building.
Allied Masonry Council, McLean, VA.
The compact school, generally defined as a brick structure with a flexible interior and natural light admission of skylights, domes, clearstories and interior courtyards, emerged from the new educational programs. Evaluation of the compact school design includes--(1) appraisals and reactions to the physical environment, (2) explanations of the structural and economic effects on school design, and (3) examples of brick and tile as building materials for the compact school. (TG)
Descriptors: Building Plans, Construction Costs, Construction Materials, Design Requirements, Educational Facilities Design, Educational Needs, Masonry, Physical Environment, Spatial Relationship, Structural Building Systems
Allied Masonry Council, 1750 Old Meadow Road, McLean, Virginia 22101
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Allied Masonry Council, McLean, VA.