Best Practices in Educational Facilities Investments

Maryland 2003 State-Wide School Facilities Assessment

Provides the background and a summary of the State of Maryland’s 2003 statewide assessment of 1342 school buildings. Presents the 31 standards against which the schools were evaluated and the estimated costs, totaling USD 3.85 billion, to bring all school buildings up to current standards. Lessons learned and potential universal concepts for use in similar assessments are offered.