ERIC Number: ED117783
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: 0
Evaluating the Existing School Plant. Educational Facilities Digest 2.
Piele, Philip; Wright, Darrell
In general, the guides for evaluating existing school buildings list the various elements of the building and its properties. The elements commonly listed include site, which embraces the adequacy of size, location, and natural environment; internal environment, which is commonly divided into space, visual qualities, thermal qualities, and sonic qualities; and instructional adequacy, which is listed in terms of equipment, space utilization, and design. This pamphlet contains an analysis and annotated bibliographies of ten publications on school building evaluation that are available in the ERIC system. A supplementary bibliography lists eight additional citations. (Author/MLF)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Elementary Secondary Education, Evaluation Methods, Facility Case Studies, Facility Guidelines, Higher Education, Literature Reviews, School Buildings
Council of Educational Facility Planners, International, 29 W. Woodruff Ave., Columbus, Ohio 43210 ($1.50)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Council of Educational Facility Planners, Columbus, OH.; ERIC Clearinghouse on Educational Management, Eugene, OR.