ERIC Number: ED428513
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998-Oct-14
Reference Count: N/A
Transitional Requirements for Annual Inspections of Instructional Buildings Owned by School Districts Pending Issuance of New Regulations.
Szuberla, Charles A., Jr.
According to New York State law, all school districts and BOCES are required to conduct annual visual structural inspections of all district owned educational facilities and in accordance to the "Guidelines for Visual Structural Inspections of Student Occupied Public School Buildings." This document presents the interim guidelines for these inspections. It addresses the steps for performing a visual structural inspection, including inspection team selection, gathering inspection materials and scheduling, pre-inspection meetings, the scope of the inspection related to structural integrity, the inspection team report, and the school board review and actions. The concluding section provides a glossary of terms. (GR)
Descriptors: Educational Legislation, Elementary Secondary Education, Government School Relationship, Guidelines, Inspection, School Buildings
State Education Department, University of the State of New York, Office of Facilities Planning, Room 1060, Education Building Annex, Albany, NY 12234; Tel: 518-474-3906; Fax: 518-486-5918; Web site: http://www.nysed.gov/fmis/facplan/home.html
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: New York State Education Dept., Albany. Office of Facilities Planning.
Identifiers - Location: New York