Best Practices in Educational Facilities Investments

Learning in Twenty-First Century Schools: Toward School Buildings That Promote Learning, Ensure Safety, and Protect the Environment

Presents papers from a conference held in Santiago, Chile from 26-27 October 2010 on the state of school infrastructure in the Latin American region and the financial role of the private sector. Papers address design of kindergarten, primary and secondary schools; designing for hurricanes and earthquakes;the impact of school infrastructure on learning; public-private partnerships to build and manage schools; and green schools.