ERIC Number: ED455675
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000-Nov-7
Reference Count: N/A
Roy Lee Walker Elementary School, McKinney ISD. [Videotape].
SHW Group, Inc., Dallas, TX.
This 7:50-minute videotape describes the architectural design and structure of the Roy Lee Walker Elementary School, illustrating why the school is considered the most energy efficient and environmentally sound school ever built. The videotape highlights the sustainable, award-winning design features such as the innovative use of daylight to improve the classroom environment and enhance learning, and the development of solar and rainwater harvesting techniques that cut energy and water costs. The video further explains how the building itself can be used to teach students about the environment and help them learn how to be environmentally responsible. (GR)
Descriptors: Educational Facilities Design, Elementary Education, Elementary Schools, Energy Conservation, Environmental Education, Public Schools, Student School Relationship, Sustainable Development, Videotape Recordings
SHW Group, Inc., 4000 McEwen Road N., Dallas, TX 75244-5083. Tel: 972-701-0700; Fax: 972-701-0799; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Publication Type: Non-Print Media; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: SHW Group, Inc., Dallas, TX.