ERIC Number: ED453638
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: N/A
School Building Day, 2001.
Council of Educational Facility Planners, International, Scottsdale, AZ.
This document presents information and development materials about "School Building Day" (an event spotlighting the school facility and developing support and pride in the community's schools) to help local school districts conduct their own "School Building Day" to be held on April 20th of 2001. Included are lists of suggested activities and community resources, several preparatory checklists addressing school and playground safety and the learning environment, and guidelines for building local partnerships. Additionally, the document contains basic facts about urban school facilities, educational technology, and safety; sources for school building information; current school building legislation; some design principles; and selected articles on school planning and management. Appendices contain "International School Building Day" press releases, a suggested public service announcement, and a sample letter requesting support. (GR)
Descriptors: Elementary Secondary Education, Guidelines, Neighborhood Schools, Program Development, Public Schools, School Community Relationship
The Council of Educational Facility Planners International, 9180 E. Desert Cove Dr., Suite 104, Scottsdale, AZ 85260. For full text: http://www.cefpi.org.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Council of Educational Facility Planners, International, Scottsdale, AZ.