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“Schools of the Future” Initiative in California


  • Kathleen Moore

    (California Department of Education)


This article provides an overview of the “Schools of the Future” initiative introduced in California in January 2011 by the newly elected State Superintendent of Public Instruction, Tom Torlakson. Its objective is to focus on the reform of the state school facility programme and to design highperforming, “greener” schools.

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  • Kathleen Moore, 2011. "“Schools of the Future” Initiative in California," CELE Exchange, Centre for Effective Learning Environments 2011/7, OECD Publishing.
  • Handle: RePEc:oec:eduaac:2011/7-en

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    energy efficiency; high performance; infrastructure; investment; sustainability;

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