High Performance Schools

List Term description Abstracts
Case Studies--Green Colleges and Universities

Descriptions, photographs, and plans of high performance green college and university facilities, compiled by the National Clearinghouse for Educational Facilities.

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Case Studies--Green Schools

Descriptions, photographs, and plans of high performance green schools, compiled by the National Clearinghouse for Educational Facilities.

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Daylighting

Information on the use of natural light to illuminate the interior of school and university buildings, compiled by the National Clearinghouse for Educational Facilities.

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Energy Management

Information on powering, heating, cooling, lighting, and maintaining school facilities that results in energy efficiencies and conservation, compiled by the National Clearinghouse for Educational Facilities.

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Energy Management--HIGHER EDUCATION

Information on powering, heating, cooling, lighting, and maintaining college and university facilities that results in energy efficiencies and conservation, compiled by the National Clearinghouse for Educational Facilities.

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Energy Management--Renewable Energy

Information on using solar, wind, and geothermal to power, heat, cool, and light schools, resulting in energy efficiencies and conservation, compiled by the National Clearinghouse for Educational Facilities.

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Green Schools

Information on high performance green school facilities, compiled by the National Clearinghouse for Educational Facilities, including sustainability and green design issues, cost and funding concerns, and educational and community benefits.

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Green Schools --HIGHER EDUCATION

Information on high performance, sustainable, green college and university facilities, compiled by the National Clearinghouse for Educational Facilities, including sustainability and green design issues, cost and funding concerns, and educational and community benefits.

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Impact of Green Schools on Learning

Information on the association between student achievement and the physical environment of green school buildings, and using the green school as a learning tool,compiled by the National Clearinghouse for Educational Facilities.

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LEED Certification

Information on the U.S. Green Building Council's LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) rating for schools, colleges, and universities.

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Schools as a Teaching Tool

Information on using the school building as a teaching and learning tool, compiled by the National Clearinghouse for Educational Facilities.

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Thermal Comfort

Information on thermal comfort in school classrooms and facilities, including temperature ranges, ventilation rates, and humidity levels.

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Water Conservation

NCEF's resource list of links, books, and journal articles on water efficiency, water recycling, and plumbing issues in school buildings and grounds.

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