Designing for Health: Battling Germs and Bugs in Schools

K-12 Education health

While the calendar shows that spring is just a few weeks away, cold and flu season is still rearing its ugly head. Throw in the coronavirus pandemic, and it’s enough to make anyone wary of spending time in enclosed spaces.

Places where large groups congregate lend themselves to the spreading of germs, and K-12 schools are no exception. Fortunately, there are design considerations that can help reduce the spreading of germs.