ERIC Number: ED344336
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991
Guide for Planning Educational Facilities. Planning Guide.
Moore, Deborah P., Ed.
A looseleaf format allows for the easy addition of annual updates to this practitioner's handbook for planning educational facilities from the conception of needs through occupancy and use. Each unit contains numerous photographs, drawings, and figures that illustrate the contents. Unit subjects are as follows: historical perspectives; planning resources; developing a master plan; the planning professionals; educational specifications; the site; spaces for learning; auxiliary spaces; environment for learning; equipping the facility; project budget and cost control; financing the capital program; the construction program; renovation, alteration, conversion; orientation and postoccupancy evaluation; college and university planning; and buying, selling, leasing. A two-page index is appended. (MLF)
Descriptors: Architectural Character, Budgeting, Building Conversion, Campus Planning, Capital Outlay (for Fixed Assets), College Buildings, Construction Programs, Contracts, Design Requirements, Educational Equipment, Educational Facilities Design, Educational Facilities Improvement, Educational Facilities Planning, Elementary Secondary Education, Facility Requirements, Higher Education, Land Use, Professional Personnel, Site Development, Site Selection, Space Utilization
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Policymakers; Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Council of Educational Facility Planners, International, Columbus, OH.
Note: For an earlier edition, see ED 276 087.