ERIC Number: ED150729
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: N/A
Educators Guide for Budgeting School Equipment. Second Annual Edition.
Dawson, Joseph L.; Schmidt, James R.
A publication designed to assist the administrator or department head in the critical area of budgeting school equipment provides a comprehensive guide drawn from hundreds of sources covering all areas of capital equipment. Each section is prefaced with suggestions as to how the items described may be most efficiently utilized. The guide is also intended to be useful for architects in solving physical problems involving size and quantity requirements. Prices are given in a low-high range based on averages computed from actual bids and quotations. A listing of major manufacturers of equipment by category section and an index are included. The guide is organized in three major categories. General areas includes audiovisual, classroom, and office furnishings and equipment. Specialized areas includes facility requirements and equipment for arts and crafts, auditorium-lecture rooms, business education, cafeteria furnishings, distributive education, food service, health room, home economics, industrial arts, language laboratories, library, music, physical education, planetarium, science, and television. Service areas includes provisions for custodial service and grounds maintenance. (Author/MLF)
Descriptors: Administrator Guides, Budgeting, Capital Outlay (for Fixed Assets), Costs, Educational Equipment, Elementary Secondary Education, Expenditures, Facility Guidelines, Facility Requirements, Guidelines, Higher Education, Merchandise Information, School Planning
Educational Information Group, Inc., 45 Miles Standish Drive, Marlborough, Massachusetts 01752 ($24.95; 1-4 copies 10% discount, 5-24 copies 20% discount*, 25 or more copies 30% discount*, *requires payment with order)
Publication Type: Guides - General
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Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: For a related document, see ED 135 101