ERIC Number: ED445510
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000-Jan-25
Reference Count: N/A
Frugal Construction Standards. Final [Report].
SMART Schools Clearinghouse, Tallahassee, FL.
This booklet provides best practice recommendations for building functional and frugal schools in Florida. Seventeen best practice construction recommendations are addressed, including recommendations for sitework, concrete, masonry, metals, wood and plastics, thermal and moisture protection, doors and windows, finishes, equipment, furnishings, mechanical and electrical, and technology systems. Application procedures are also provided for design professionals to have their design evaluated and designated as a "SMART School Design." A final document is included that lists guidelines for partially determining a school's inclusion as a "SMART School Design." (GR)
Descriptors: Educational Facilities Design, Educational Facilities Improvement, Elementary Secondary Education, Guidelines, Public Schools, School Construction
SMART Schools Clearinghouse, 4050 Esplanade Way, Suite 235, Tallahassee, FL 32399-0950; Tel: 850-414-6796; Fax: 850-922-6149; Web site: http://smartschools.state.fl.us. For full text: http://sun6.dms.state.fl.us/smartschools/forms.html.
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: SMART Schools Clearinghouse, Tallahassee, FL.
Identifiers - Location: Florida