Here is the presentation from the JBC meeting on January 13, 2014
Here are some links related to the East Rochester School discussion on Monday night.
Kids in Noisy Classrooms: What does the Research Really Say?
Noise, Acoustics, Student Learning, and Teacher Health
Acoustics in Educational Settings: Technical Report
Classroom Acoustics: A First Step Toward Education for All
Encyclopedia of Language and Literacy Development
Noisy Classrooms Impeding on Student’s Education
Listening to Learn in a Sea of Noise: The Insidious Effects of Classroom Acoustics on Student Performance
Illuminating the Classroom Environment
Does Lighting in the Classroom Affect Student Concentration?
American and School University: Lighting
Natural Light Aids Learning
Proper Lighting for School and its Effects
Study says Natural Light Boosts Learning
Natural Light in Learning Environments
Research Shows Natural Light Boosts Grades
Here are the documents from the Monday, August 12, 2013 JBC.