We know our friends in the education world are working hard to put in place systems and new processes that will help control the spread of COVID-19 and other infectious diseases.
EAPC has been listening to the concerns and needs of superintendents to best understand space and distancing concerns during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Together with their ideas, our research and use of best design practices, while following CDC guidelines, we have created a virtual walk-through to offer design considerations for a variety of spaces including entrances, corridors, classrooms, gymnasiums, cafeterias, and more.
Walk through a COVID-Safe example school
In this virtual walk-through, EAPC Educational Design Consultant, Sean Sugden explains each area with options on how to best arrange and utilize spaces to avoid the spread of airborne infectious diseases.
Implement HVAC upgrades and building maintenance strategies to improve indoor air quality and mitigate the spread of airborne infectious diseases.
Inspect existing facilities and systems and provide immediate and long-term options for re-opening.
Free virtual training courses including a brief overview of COVID-19 characteristics and how those characteristics impact cleaning procedures, hygiene, shared equipment, and more.