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hpa Buildings That Shape Learning
By: Dr. Bill Wiecking - Tuesday, May 11, 2010
Source: VPG
In April 2010, Hawaii Preparatory Academy celebrated the grand opening of its Energy Lab. Energy Lab Director Dr. Bill Wiecking shares more about this new innovative learning facility and how this building has been shaping learning.

spring-isd Design Complete for 105,000-SF, LEED-Gold Elementary School
By: Claire Bloxom - Thursday, April 15, 2010
Source: SHW Group
SHW Group designed Gloria Marshall Elementary School to meet LEED and Collaborative for High Performance Schools (CHPS) criteria; Has already been accepted by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to receive an ENERGY STAR rating due to its energy-efficient building design

energy star Energy Education recieves Second Energy Star® Partner of the Year Award
By: Mike Gullatt - Thursday, April 15, 2010
For the second year in a row, Energy Education has received the prestigious ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year award for Service and Product Provider by the United States Environmental Protection Agency.

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BOMI Restoration of Confidence
By: Malcolm Forbes - Tuesday, June 9, 2009
Source: Bomi International
We read about it in the newspaper. We hear about it on television and by the water cooler at work. Commercial real estate values are falling, and the credit crunch is deflating asset values. Home foreclosures have increased to 1 out of every 466 households, leading to a lack of confidence in the bond markets, which remain down. Stocks and consumer spending are down, and energy costs are up. Losses across the board, little to no lending activity, and decreasing liquidity have all resulted in a disastrous loss of 11.6 million jobs, further cutting the demand for commercial space. Asset values decline as fear and the absence of confidence continue to spiral our economy downward. Where do we find restoration?

By: Antonella Barcutian - Friday, April 18, 2008
Annapolis, MD- In August 2004 the US National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) reported a conservative estimate that each year the US capital facilities industry loses over $15.8 billion due to “the industry’s continued paper-based business practices, a lack of standardization, and inconsistent technology adoption among stakeholders".

National Center for Education Statistics Violence and Crime in Public Schools
By: - Tuesday, December 18, 2007
Source: U.S. Department of Education, National Cen
The percentage of public schools experiencing one or more violent incidents increased between 1999–2000 and 2003–04 from 71 to 81 percent. In 2003–04, 18 percent of schools experienced one or more serious violent incidents, 46 percent experienced one or more thefts, and 64 percent experienced another type of crime. Forty-four percent of public schools reported at least one violent incident to police, 13 percent reported at least one serious violent incident to police, 31 percent reported at least one theft to police, and 50 percent reported one of the other specified crimes to police.

Safe, comfortable and secure school buildings. 2007-08 Education Spending Statistic
By: - Saturday, September 22, 2007
Source: NCES
$489.4 billion
Projected expenditure for public elementary and secondary schools in the 2007-08 school year.

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By: - Tuesday, September 4, 2007
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Reservation Schools Look at Creative Funding Possibilities
By: Staff - Monday, November 20, 2006
Montana schools on or near Indian reservations face a unique problem.  Reservation land is, for the most part, not subject to the kind of taxes that support other schools in the state.  The result is schools that need to fundraise just to stay afloat.


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