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Regular roof inspections will enable schools to detect early signs of problems, like ponding water.

Inspection time

Oct. 11, 2023


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FCC Chair wants to give schools and libraries $200 million to bolster cybersecurity

July 14, 2023
Chairwoman Jessica Rosenworcel's proposal would create a pilot program to invest in cybersecurity services for eligible K-12 schools and libraries.
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Minneapolis college is carrying out $10 million facility upgrade

July 3, 2023
The project at Dunwoody College of Technology will replace and restore windows at the main campus building.
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Product solutions May-June 2023

June 7, 2023
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Scheduling deep cleaning in the summer will help workers avoid the traffic and obstacles that could make cleaning inefficient or ineffective.

In the Summertime

June 6, 2023
With fewer students and less activities in their facilities, summer is when schools and universities can complete more extensive cleaning and maintenance of carpeting and flooring...
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Rhode Island panel approves $255 million in school construction projects

May 25, 2023
State funding will help pay for building 4 elementary schools and other facility upgrades.


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eBook: Smart Steps

Sept. 17, 2020
An AS&U guide that will "floor" you
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Inside: Washrooms

April 13, 2023
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Windows that admit daylight can enhance a learning environment, but the design should seek to avoid glare from direct sunlight.

Windows and Daylight

April 13, 2023
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Districts need to improve oversight of technology equipment, New York State Comptroller says

March 17, 2023
An audit of 20 districts found that more than 20% of technology assets were not properly accounted for.
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Danville (Ill.,) board approves $10 million addition at elementary school

March 15, 2023
The project will add classrooms, a new gymnasium and music room at Northeast Elementary Magnet School.
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New York state allocates $31.4 million for technology and security upgrades

March 9, 2023
Funding comes from the $2 billion Smart Schools Bond Act that voters approved in 2014.
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Cyberattack shuts down community college in Massachusetts

March 7, 2023
Northern Essex Community College's campuses have been closed for 5 days, but hope to reopen Wednesday.