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August 9, 2010

School Construction Work Nears Completion in Jackson Metro Area



Madison County:


August 12, 2010

School Destroyed by Katrina Re-opens in Gulfport


August 21, 2010

Brief Overview of Campus Security from School Construction News


August 23, 2010

Security Overview from American School & University

An overview of school security issues with a couple of interesting sidebars. You may have to register with AS&U to get the full story.

Main article:


Dissecting School Violence Numbers:


Low Cost First Steps:


Cutting Maintenance Budgets Probably Won't Save Money

In these tight economic times, school districts may be tempted to cut maintenance budgets. However, any short-term savings will likely lead to long-term costs. From American School & University:


Some Thoughts on Closing Schools

An editorial from American School & University:


August 24, 2010

Life Skills and Vocational Education for the 21st Century

The 2010 EDI Studio worked on a project for the CREATE Foundation that follows many of the principles discussed in this article:


Classroom Makeover Backed by Research

Although this article is authored by an employee of the groups discussed, it still warrants a look.

In my opinion, no classroom redesign is worth pursuing unless the teacher(s) buy in to the redesign. Otherwise, the end product is the same teaching style in a space often less suited for it.

From School Planning & Management:


What Does $500 Million Buy?

One school in L.A.


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