The Ohio Facilities Construction Commission (formerly, the Ohio School Facilities Commission, provides funding, management oversite, and technical assistance to Ohio school districts for the construction and renovation of school facilities to create appropriate learning environments for Ohio's school children.
The National Clearinghouse for Educational Facilities (NCEF) is a free public service that disseminates information about K-12 school planning, design, financing, etc.
The Council of Educational Facility Planners International is an advocate for excellence in student learning environments. This organization believes that the quality of educational facilities has a direct impact on the level of student achievement.
The KnowledgeWorks Foundation promotes the concept of "schools as centers of communities."