ERIC Number: EJ624812
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
Ten Ways To Provide a High-Quality Acoustical Environment in Schools.
Siebein, Gary W.; Gold, Martin A.; Siebein, Glenn W.; Ermann, Michael G.
Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in Schools, v31 n4 p376-84 Oct 2000
A study used impulse response measures and observations in 10 Florida classrooms to develop 10 recommendations for improving the acoustical environment in schools. Recommendations include improving air-conditioning systems, limiting room volume, providing sound-absorbing surfaces, using carpeting, reducing distance between teachers and students, and using sound reinforcement systems. (Contains references.) (CR)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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