Blogs

Sep 01, 2014

Editor's Focus: Building it right 

When news of poorly built or designed school or university construction projects emerges, understand there are countless numbers of exceptional education facilities recently completed that are not making headlines....More
Mar 04, 2014

University of Minnesota seeks more funding from state

Officials at the University of Minnesota are requesting more funds for construction and repairs than Gov. Mark Dayton has allocated....More
Sep 18, 2014

Thousands of U.S. schools now have solar installations

Recent research found that about 450 districts could potentially save more than $1 million over 30 years with a solar photovoltaic system....More
Mar 10, 2014

Ohio lawmakers want to ban LEED certification

Ohio lawmakers voted to ban the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design....More
Sep 19, 2014

New Chicago high school will not bear Obama’s name

Mayor Rahm Emanuel has nixed his plan to name an exclusive high school in an affluent part of the city after President Barack Obama....More
Aug 19, 2014

Technical Literacy: Is it an institutional responsibility? You bet!

Most of us think of technical literacy as related to students. Personally, I’m not too worried about their technical literacy. I’m much more worried about trustees, cabinet members, staff and faculty....More