School Planning & Management August 2013

School Planning & Management August 2013


On the Cover

School Design

Designing for the Community

By Jennifer Henrikson, Rob Winstead


Building Sustainable Schools

Facilities (Learning Spaces)

Building Sustainable Schools

By Scott Berman


Features

School Security Assessment

Safety & Security (Prepare and Be Aware)

Security Assessments: Truly Reducing the Risks

By Michael Dorn


Visual Communication in Schools

Facilities (Learning Spaces)

Building Identity

By Scott Berman


School Floors

It's Not the Destination, It's the Journey.

Facilities (Building Identity)

By Kendall Speer Ellis


improving school restrooms

Flushed: With Respect For Restrooms

By Tom Keating


Building Information Modeling

Building Information Modeling's (BIM)

Sixth Dimension: Maintenance

By Michael Fickes


Columns

A Final Thought

If I Were Governor

By Paul Abramson


Editor's Note (The View From Here)

In the News

The good and not-so-good.

By Deborah P. Moore


Safety & Security

The Power of the Brain

By Michael S. Dorn


Maintenance & Operations

Quality Control: A Continuing Responsibility For Facility Managers

By Alyce Honore’-Hubert


Sustainable Projects

By Lowell Tacker


Departments

Practice Facilities for Music and Art

Building Blueprints (Facilities in Focus)

Practice Facilities for Music and Art

By John Heidbreder


Products

Water Conserving Urinal

Case Histories (Real-World Solutions)

Water Conserving Urinal


HID Global’s card personalization software

Case Histories (Real-World Solutions)

Improving Classroom Security and Attendance