The appraisal of the substantial investments which are made in educational facilities remains a largely unexplored field of research. Is it possible to develop reliable and effective criteria for evaluation, given the wide range of parameters fro...
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Articles: Providing for Disabled Students: University of Grenoble, France; Designing Schools for the Information Society: Libraries and Resource Centres; Turkey's Basic Education Programme; Improving the Performance of the Higher Education Estate: UK Research; Useful Web Sites for Tertiary Education; Book Reviews: Violence ordinaire by Michel Vuille and Dominique Gros, and NSTA Guide to School Science Facilities by James T. Biehle,
Available reports from this symposium include strategies for managing educational facilities.
Available presentations from this conference cover a variety of themes about the changing infrastructure of tertiary education.
Universities and other tertiary institutions maintain buildings, sites and communications infrastructure worth many millions of dollars. A more strategic approach to asset management is essential for success in a new environment, where tertiary e...
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Articles: Editorial - Evaluating Educational Facilities; Award-Winning Use of Glass at the University of Nantes, France; The School 2001 Project in Pendao, Portugal; Austria's Training Firms; School Libraries in the Information Society - Feature; An Update on Asset Management Plans in the United Kingdom; Energy Performance Contracts for the Quebec School System; Space Utilisation at the University of Sydney, Australia
Presentations at the international PEB seminar "The Changing Infrastructure of Tertiary Education", Quebec, Canada, in October 1999, organised by OECD/PEB, the Ministère de l'Éducation du Québec and the Association of Institutional Property Managers, with the participation of OECD/IMHE.
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Articles: Higher Education and Disability; Needs Analysis in Belgium's Flemish Community; School Construction in the United States; After-Hours Use of Schools - Feature; Study Support in Extra Time in the United Kingdom; Book reviews: Strategic Management of College Premises by Ken Ruddiman, and The School Walls, Reflections on School Design by Marie-Claude Derouet-Besson
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Articles: The Netherlands' School Building Prize; Educational Building and Decentralisation in Mexico; School Science Laboratories; UK Asset Management Plans; An Innovative School in Torcy, France; An Albanian Model School; Educational Facilities in Korea; Useful Web Sites for Education and Building
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Articles: Ice Storm: Reacting to a Natural Disaster in Quebec; Architectural Competition for a Secondary School in Switzerland; The Netherlands' Study House: New Designs for New Pedagogies; Teaching Environmentally Sustainable Design; A Visit to Three Parisian School Libraries; Useful Web Sites for Education in Governments