ERIC Number: EJ626982
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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Breaking Out of the Box.
Northwest Education, v6 n4 p2-9 Sum 2001
American's aging schools need replacing. New schools should enhance teaching and learning and accommodate the needs of all learners; serve as community centers; involve all stakeholders in the planning process; provide for health, safety, and security; make effective use of all available resources; and be adaptable to changing needs. Examples of innovative new schools are given. Presents 8 online resources. (TD)
Descriptors: Architectural Character, Building Design, Building Innovation, Design Requirements, Educational Environment, Educational Facilities Design, Elementary Secondary Education, Lifelong Learning, Participative Decision Making, Physical Environment, School Buildings, School Community Relationship, School Safety
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Note: Theme issue title: "Designs for Learning: School Architecture."