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AAV for Senate Select Hearing on School Facilities


This is an Accessible Alternative Version of the Power Point Presentation that was presented at the Senate Select Hearing on State School Facilities (PPT) on July 14, 2009. The Power Point Presentation should be the preferred version for downloading.

Senate Select Hearing on State School Facilities

July 14, 2009
State Capitol Room 112

Kathleen J. Moore, Director
School Facilities Planning Division
California Department of Education

1. California Department of Education, Core Purpose

The Core Purpose of the California Department of Education (CDE) is to lead and support the continuous improvement of student achievement with a specific focus on closing the achievement gap.

2. Re-Visioning School Facility Planning and Design for the 21st Century
3. Re-Visioning School Facility Planning and Design for the 21st Century
4. Re-Visioning School Facility Planning and Design for the 21st Century

Complete Schools Report Summary

Projects Elementary (median square feet per student) Middle School (median square feet per student) High School (median square feet per student)
60 projects 71 88 108
California School Facilities Program Funding Model 73 80 95
Western Region (2006) 88 106 120
National (2006) 122 144 167
5. Re-Visioning School Facility Planning and Design for the 21st Century
6. Common Principles of High Quality School Design
  1. Design for educational program
  2. Design for adaptability
  3. Integrate technology
  4. Promote health and sustainability
  5. Enhance safety and security
  6. Connect to the community
  7. Support small school culture
  8. Accommodate student diversity
  9. Support the teacher as professional

Re-Visioning Roundtable, 2008

7. State Policy Considerations to Support High Quality Public School Facilities
8. Issue Area: Governance and Oversight
9. Issue Area: Community Planning
10. Issue Area: Community Partnerships
11. Issue Area: Facilities and Funding
12. Issue Area: High Performance Schools
13. Issue Area: Educational Modernization
14. Recommended State Vision
15. Contact Information

Kathleen J. Moore, Director
School Facilities Planning Division
California Department of Education
1430 N Street, Suite 1201
Sacramento, CA 95814
916-445-2144
kmoore@cde.ca.gov

Questions:   Shannon Farerll-Hart | sfarrell@cde.ca.gov | 916-323-3923
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