Posts Tagged: schools

The Key to Continuing In-Person Learning During COVID-19

Creating a Safer Environment for Students, Faculty and Staff COVID-19 has significantly impacted student learning across the nation. With face-to-face interactions spreading the virus, many educational institutions were forced to abruptly close their physical doors at the onset of the pandemic. Educators then launched remote learning curriculums in hopes of keeping their students, faculty and… Read more »

How Schools Can Take Advantage of Funds for HVAC Improvements

Five Steps for Safer Schools Through Section 313 of the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act, Congress approved $82 billion for the Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief Fund to make adjustments to help deal with the pandemic including updates and maintenance to HVAC equipment. Under this bill, schools will be able to inspect,… Read more »

ASHRAE Guidelines for Reopening Schools and Universities

Reopening Schools and Universities Guidelines    ASHRAE has recently published guidelines for schools and universities, and they are recommending  NPBI should be considered in lieu of MERV 13 filters. Background: The ASHRAE Epidemic Task Force was established to help deploy ASHRAE’s technical resources to address the challenges of the current pandemic and future epidemics as… Read more »