ERIC Number: ED451690
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: N/A
Guide to School Renovation and Construction: What You Need To Know To Protect Child and Adult Environmental Health.
Healthy Schools Network, Inc., Albany, NY.
This guide presents cautionary tips for protecting children's health during school renovation and construction projects, the New York state laws regarding school renovation and construction, and the steps the laws require to eliminate dangerous conditions for children during these projects. Included is a checklist of uniform safety standards during school renovations and construction and several examples illustrating the negative outcomes when districts renovated or constructed their schools without regard to the effects on children's and adults' health. Selected resources for additional information are provided. (GR)
Descriptors: Child Health, Educational Facilities Improvement, Elementary Secondary Education, Guidelines, Health Conditions, Public Schools, School Construction
Health Schools Network, Inc., 773 Madison Avenue, Albany, NY 12208 ($3). Tel: 518-462-0632; Fax: 518-462-0433; Web site: http://www.healthyschools.org.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Healthy Schools Network, Inc., Albany, NY.
Identifiers - Location: New York