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Facilities Leaders Can Help Protect K-12 Districts Against Respiratory Illnesses

This winter, K-12 schools are battling against increasing rates of COVID-19, RSV, and the flu. This season has been deemed a “tripledemic,” as three major respiratory illnesses are threatening students and staff in K-12 schools across the country.  With that being said, K-12 facility teams do h ...

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5 Reasons to Handle School Facilities & Asset Management On One Platform

If you ask a person on the street the first thing that comes to mind when they think of schools, you’ll probably hear things like: “Desks, tests, classrooms, teachers, recess, and detention.” What you’re not likely to hear is an in-depth understanding of all the behind-the-scenes work that k ...

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5 Key Goals for School Facility Management Leaders

Dealing with work orders and repairs every day can feel like you’re trapped in one big hamster wheel—as soon as one job gets completed, another pops up. It’s an endless cycle that many K-12 facility managers and their teams can’t seem to get out of. So what’s the fix? Techn ...

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Facility Safety Checklist for Schools

What do the world’s tallest building, a seven-course meal, and a family vacation all have in common? They all started with a plan. Whether that plan is a blueprint, a recipe, or an itinerary, each requires meticulous planning and preparation. Maintaining your K-12 school facilities might not be qu ...

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How to Create a Year-Round Preventive Maintenance Schedule for Your Schools

“An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” —Benjamin Franklin He must’ve been onto something because that old saying still holds up today. Any experienced facility manager or technician understands the importance of preventive maintenance in K-12 schools. It’s an in ...

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Ranking the Best Times to Conduct a School Inventory Audit

Conducting a school inventory audit is far different from conducting an SMB or enterprise audit. School schedules are on a completely different timeline than the standard fiscal year. This means that your inventory audits need to be conducted at entirely different times. The big problem here is that ...

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What Is School Facility Management Software?

School facility management software is a platform used by school Facilities Managers and their teams to streamline workflows and complete work orders more efficiently. It’s really that simple. Unfortunately, the work of school facilities teams is not. K-12 facility managers and technicians have to ...