K-12 Schools

ASSA ABLOY, the global leader in door opening solutions, has signed on as a platinum sponsor of Safe and Sound, an organization founded by families directly affected by...
Monday, November 3, 2014 - 12:32
The new alliance has uncovered easily accessible solutions to address these acoustical challenges and reduce the sound reverberation that further complicates noise issues.
Monday, November 18, 2013 - 13:35
Later this year, we will launch Best AEC Firms 2012. We’re looking for firms that create truly positive workplaces for their AEC professionals and support staff. Keep an...
Wednesday, August 11, 2010 - 14:50
Building Design+Construction’s Under 40 Leadership Summit takes place October 26-28, 2011 Hotel at the Monteleone in New Orleans. Discounted hotel rate deadline: October 2...
Friday, September 23, 2011 - 07:47
Wednesday, June 29, 2011 - 10:34

K-12 Schools

U.S. Census Bureau
This month's increase in nonresidential construction spending is far more consistent with the anecdotal information floating around the industry, says ABC's Chief Economist Anirban Basu.
At Coastline Community College’s Newport Beach (Calif.) Campus, the Building Tea
Providing more comfortable conditions to building occupants has become a top priority in today’s interior designs. This course is worth 1.0 AIA LU/HSW.
ASSA ABLOY, the global leader in door opening solutions, has signed on as a platinum sponsor of Safe and Sound, an organization founded by families directly affected by the December 14, 2012 tragedy...
The LEED Gold Evie Garret Dennis E-12 Campus supports 1,600 Pre-K through 12th-g
A study by DLR Group and Colorado State University attempts to quantify the student performance benefits of green schools.
All illustrations: Eskew+Dumez+Ripple
At the conclusion of the show, the modular classroom structure will be moved to a permanent location in New Orleans' Lower 9th Ward, where it will serve as a community center and K-12 classroom.
The research can help designers identify which products should be subjected to e
The white paper includes a list of 193 flame retardants, including 29 discovered in building and household products, 50 found in the indoor environment, and 33 in human blood, milk, and tissues.
Effective, fun fire-rated egress stairwell. Photo: TGP
Among the building elements contributing to the success of the elementary school’s public learning areas is a fire-rated stairwell that supports the school’s vision for collaboration. HMFH Architects...
Photo courtesy Harvard Center for Green Buildings and Cities
The impetus behind Harvard's Center for Green Buildings and Cities is what the design school’s dean, Mohsen Mostafavi, describes as a “rapidly urbanizing global economy,” in which cities are building...
Invasive probes, including test cuts of existing EIFS cladding, can uncover hidd
This AIA CES Discovery course discusses the six elements of an EIFS wall assembly; common EIFS failures and how to prevent them; and EIFS and sustainability.
At Ohlone Community College in Fremont, Calif., CannonDesign, in association wit
This year marks the fifth anniversary of the American Institute of Architects’ effort to have architecture firms voluntarily pledge net-zero energy design for all their buildings by 2030.