ERIC Number: ED072553
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969
Reference Count: 0
Portable School Buildings.
California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento. Bureau of School Planning.
This booklet is intended to inform school district officials, school planners, and manufacturers of the Bureau's criteria for adequate housing. Part 1 discusses the portable classroom impact, presents data about portable classrooms, and states the Bureau's policy regarding portables. Part 2, performance specifications, is presented to clarify the State's recommendations for manufacturers. Part 3 contains an evaluation questionnaire keyed closely to the performance specifications for manufacturers and potential clients to use in rating a transportable building against the minimum design standards and in identifying design deficiencies. Part 4, problems of compliance with Title 21, consists of a series of questions dealing with manufacturers' compliance with State codes answered by the State attorney general. Part 5 contains the procedures for acquiring portable buildings. (Author)
Descriptors: Acoustical Environment, Architectural Character, Building Design, Cost Effectiveness, Design Requirements, Enrollment Trends, Evaluation Criteria, Facility Planning, Flexible Facilities, Mobile Classrooms, Performance Specifications, Prefabrication, Relocatable Facilities, Safety, Space Utilization, State Legislation, Thermal Environment, Visual Environment
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento. Bureau of School Planning.