Country reports: Articles on educational facilities


Articles that appeared in PEB Exchange are available for free download.

PEB Exchange (1997), "Rebuilding Schools in Albania", OECD, Paris, no. 30, February

CELE Exchange (2009), "Monitoring the quality of school buildings in Belgium’s Flemish Community", OECD, Paris, October.

PEB Exchange (2003), "A New Educational Infrastructure Agency for Belgium's Flemish Community", OECD, Paris, October.

PEB Exchange (2002), "Kindergarten Network in Brazil", OECD, Paris, no. 45, February


CELE Exchange (2010), "Flexible and alternative approaches to providing school infrastructure in Alberta, Canada", OECD, Paris, March


PEB Exchange (2004), "Better Buildings for Chile's Educational Reform", OECD, Paris, October 2004
PEB Exchange (2002), "Development of School Architecture in Chile", OECD, Paris, no. 45, February

PEB Exchange (2001), "School Building Organisation in Greece", OECD, Paris, no. 43, June

PEB Exchange (2004), "Hungary Modernises Its Schools through PHARE", OECD, Paris, February

Dooney, Triona (1999), "Ireland", Higher Education Authority, Dublin, October

PEB Exchange (2001), "School Reform and Construction in the Province of Rovigo, Italy", OECD, Paris, no. 43, June

PEB Exchange (2001), "Japan's Standards for School Building Size", OECD, Paris, no. 45, February

PEB Exchange (1999), "Educational Facilities in Korea", OECD, Paris, February

CELE Exchange (2010), "Alternative education spaces in Mexico", OECD, Paris, November.

PEB Exchange (1999), "Educational Building and Decentralisation in Mexico", OECD, Paris, February.

PEB Exchange (1997), "Decentralisation in the Netherlands", OECD, Paris, no. 30, February

PEB Exchange (2004), "Norway Improves Its School Design", OECD, Paris, February.


Palestinian Territories:

CELE Exchange (2010), The impact of school design on academic achievement in the Palestinian territories, OECD, Paris, March.


CELE Exchange 2011), "High performance school buildings in Portugal: A life cycle perspective"

CELE Exchange (2010), "OECD review of the secondary school modernisation programme in Portugal".

CELE Exchange (2009), "Portugal's Secondary School Modernisation Programme".
PEB Exchange (2008), "Primary School Architecture in Portugal: A Case Study".


Russian Federation:

CELE Exchange (2011), "Enhancing the early childhood development system in Yakutia (Russia): meeting the challenges", December.


PEB Exchange (2003), "Educational facilities in Slovenia", OECD, Paris, June 2003.


CELE Exchange (2010), "The concept of Educational Campus and its application in Spanish universities", OECD, Paris, July.

CELE Exchange (2010), Developing international campuses of excellence in Spain, OECD, Paris, March


CELE Exchange (2011), A review of university facilities in Turkey, OECD Publishing, August.

PEB Exchange (2000), "Turkey's Basic Education Programme", OECD, Paris, February.

United Kingdom:
CELE Exchange (2010), "Space to develop: How architecture can play a vital role in young children’s lives", OECD, Paris, July.

CELE Exchange (2009), "Sustainability innovation in United Kingdom Schools", OECD, Paris, October.
National Audit Office Report, "Modernising Construction" (2001) (see Appendix 11: Notley Green Primary School).

Thompson, Andy (2000), "From Butler to Blunkett and Beyond - School Building in England and the Role of A&B Branch", London.

United States:
CELE Exchange (2011), “Schools of the Future” initiative in California, OECD, Paris.

CELE Exchange (2010), "Rebuilding for the community in New Orleans", OECD, Paris, November.

CELE Exchange (2010), "Public school revitalisation in Detroit", OECD, Paris, July.

Lyons, John B. (1999), "Overview of Elementary and Secondary Education Facilities", U.S. Department of Education, Washington, DC, November.

Lyons, John B. (1999), "K-12 School Construction Facts, Number 2", U.S. Department of Education, Washington, DC, autumn.
Lewis, Laurie, Kyle Snow, Elizabeth Farris, Becky Smerdon, Stephanie Cronen, and Jessica Kaplan (2000), "Condition of America's Public School Facilities: 1999", National Center for Education Statistics.

PEB Exchange (2002), "Venezuela's Bolivarian Schools Project", OECD, Paris, no. 46.
PEB Exchange (2002), "Construction Costs of Public Schools in Venezuela", OECD, Paris, no. 45.