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Capital Development Board Reference Library
Type: Manual/Handbook - Web site
Summary: Welcome to the Capital Development Board's Reference Library. This is CDB's one-stop-shop for all forms, manuals and publications issued by the agency and used by our private sector partners to do business with the CDB.
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Capital Development Board School Construction Program
Summary: To date, the School Construction Grant Program has benefited 497 school districts in every region of the state and provided over $3.1 billion in state funds for building and renovating local public schools. In FY04, $500 million was distributed in the most rec...
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Helena Middle School Officials Get a Reality Check
Type: Article/Report - Case Study
Summary: Helena School District officials in Helena, Montana learned about building commissioning the hard way what can happen when expectations meet reality.
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High Performance School Construction CHPS Video Series
Type: Powerpoints, videos and virtual tours
Summary: These video segments were designed for California schools, but the video segments should prove beneficial for all schools considering new school construction.
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Illinois Resource Guide for Healthy, High-Performing School Buildings
Type: Manual/Handbook
Summary: This 96 page document (pdf) contains section on defining healthy, high performing school buildings, assessing needs and establishing a planning team; design elements of a healthy, high performing school building, and operations-maintenance-education considerat...
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Learning By Design 2005 Projects
Type: Article/Report - Case Study
Summary: Lists of school rrenovation, restoration and addition projects from around the country that embrace various techniques for high performance and energy efficiency.
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Older and historic schools are increasingly being recognized for their value
Type: Article/Report - Case Study
Summary: Across the nation, we are finally investing in school facilities to support high-quality education, and it is long overdue. But too often, this has meant unnecessarily abandoning and demolishing older and historic schools. Now, through an extraordinary partner...
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