Annual Visual Inspection Now Available @ SED, Office of Facilities Planing Website

The submission form for the Annual Visual Inspection is now up and running on the SED website:

http://www.p12.nysed.gov/facplan/BldgCondSurv.htm

Instructions for completion of the survey are posted, as well, and are relatively simple. With a copy of your field notes, you need only enter those items which have changed from the 2010 building condition survey, bypassing entirely any items which remain unchanged.

Dallas - Fort Worth Area Public Schools Go Green

For a lesson in energy efficiency and sustainability, teacher Julie Clark needs only to walk her fourth grade students through the halls of Ridgeview Elementary School in the Keller. This semester, Ridgeview, part of the Keller Independent School District, joined numerous new and renovated schools around the North Texas area that were designed to be more energy-efficient and sustainable.

Every few days, Clark said that she and her students monitor a garden plot outside their classroom where they’ve planted corn, squash and pumpkins. They talk about how the weather and drainage are affecting growth. Clark points out the new building’s solar panels for a lesson plan on renewable energy. READ MORE>>>

New Job Posting at SBGA Job Bank

Looking for a job working in the facility department of a school? Need to fill a position with a qualified school facility professional? Visit SBGA's Job Bank!

We've just posted a new opening. The Waterford-Halfmoon UFSD is seeking qualified candidates to interview for the position of Director of Facilities and Operations 1. CLICK HERE>>>