ERIC Number: ED143130
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: N/A
Appraisal Guide for School Facilities. Second Edition.
Hawkins, Harold L.
Developed to meet the need for a comprehensive, up-to-date instrument to measure the quality of school facilities, this guide has as its purpose the evaluation of school facilities in terms of their general condition and suitability to meet the educational program of the school system and community. Appraisal criteria are categorized according to site, structural and mechanical features, building environment, school safety, space utilization, and maintainability. The guide comprises 155 items important to the function of a school. The guide can be used to (1) formulate a permanent record, (2) highlight specific needs, (3) examine the need for new facilities, (4) evaluate the need for renovation, and (5) serve as an instructional tool. (Author/MLF)
Descriptors: Educational Environment, Educational Facilities, Educational Facilities Improvement, Elementary Secondary Education, Evaluation Criteria, Evaluation Methods, Facility Guidelines, Facility Planning, Open Plan Schools, Rating Scales, School Maintenance, School Planning, School Safety, Site Analysis, Space Utilization, Structural Building Systems
Pendell Publishing Company, Box 1666E, Midland, Michigan 48640 ($7.95)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: For a related document, see ED 082 299