The Associated General Contractors of America unveiled a new plan today designed to revive the nation’s construction industry. The plan, “Build Now for the Future: A...
Wednesday, August 11, 2010 - 15:40
The Boston Society of Architects and the Boston chapter of the Building Enclosure Council (BEC-Boston) have announced a High Performance Building award that will assess...
Wednesday, August 11, 2010 - 15:49
Victor, Idaho-based Section Eight Design beat out seven other finalists to win the 2009 Open Architecture Challenge: Classroom, spearheaded by the Open Architecture...
Wednesday, August 11, 2010 - 15:40
Eight teams were recognized today as finalists of the 2009 Open Architecture Challenge: Classroom. Finalists submitted designs ranging from an outdoor classroom for...
Wednesday, August 11, 2010 - 15:47

K-12 Schools

Photos courtesy Blackney Hayes Architects
The project features nontraditional classrooms for collaborative learning, an arts and music wing, and a technologically sophisticated global resource center.
The centerpiece of the school is the 11-story Lakeside building, which was built
Formerly occupied by IBM, the 11-story Lakeside building is the new home for North Atlanta High School.
A new white paper from Star Building Systems outlines the benefits of metal buildings for public and private school building projects.
The Spring Learning Centre in Hong Kong was one of two Best of Category winners
The International Interior Design Association released the winners of its 4th Annual Global Excellence Awards. Here's a recap of the winning projects.
The Center for Energy Efficient Design, an award-winning ZNE learning laboratory
The New Buildings Institute's 2014 Getting to Zero Status report includes an interactive map detailing the net-zero energy buildings that have been verified by NBI. 
Zahner ShopFloor Engineer Craig Long demonstrates one of the ShopFloor design to
The web-based tool uses the company's factory floor like "a massive rapid prototype machine,” allowing designers to manipulate designs on the fly based on cost and other factors, according to CEO/...
An exclusive survey reveals that Building Teams are doing their part to make the nation’s schools safer in the aftermath of the Sandy Hook tragedy.
Coventry University’s Lanchester Library was designed by U.K. firm Alan Short &
When targeting net-zero energy performance, AEC professionals are advised to tackle energy demand first. This AIA course covers brick masonry's role in reducing energy consumption in buildings. 
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BD+C's exclusive five-part report on K-12 school security offers proven design advice, technology recommendations, and thoughtful commentary on how Building Teams can help school districts prevent,...
Many of the principles and concepts described in our Special Report on K-12 security also apply to other building types and markets.