Case Studies Concerning the Development of Barrier-Free School Facilities
Country: Japan Provides a guide for developing maintenance plans, and introduces 8 examples of barrier-free measures for schools and other types of public buildings in Japan. Provides examples of regulations promoting barrier-free measures.
Building Better Schools: Investing in Scotland's Future
Country: UK-Scotland Presents Scotland's new school estate strategy, revised from the previous strategy in 2003, within the context of the National Performance Framework, "Curriculum for Excellence" framework for effective learning and teaching, and broader policy context and partnerships. Describes the aspirations, guiding principles and objectives for managing change, and next steps in terms of resources and funding and measuring progress, in addition to case studies.