Resilient by Design is excited to partner with the UC Berkeley Center for Cities+Schools (CC+S) through the evidence-based Y-PLAN educational methodology and to be involved in the collaborative effort to create a unified vision for a resilient future for the Bay Area.
Y-PLAN PARTNERS WITH RESILIENT BY DESIGN
CC+S’s Jeff Vincent profiled in: “Creating Successful Joint-Use Collaborations” article
Although capital project collaborations are not usually in anybody’s job description, when joint use projects are successful they tend to become the highlights of a facility planner’s resume. This article includes Jeff Vincent's two critical elements of a successful collaboration: shared vision and mutual accountability.
Jeff Vincent Speaks in Washington,DC on Panel for H.R. 2475, Rebuild America’s Schools Act 2017
"Rebuilding America's Schools: Creating Jobs by Expanding Equitable Access to High-Quality Physical and Digital Infrastructure in Schools"
CC+S’s Deborah McKoy Featured on the Community Voices of Change Podcast
Deborah McKoy speaks about Y-PLAN on this podcast where guests reflect on the resources and practices they have used to advance progress and change in communities around the world.
CC+S’s Jeff Vincent and Lindsay Maple quoted in CalMatters article regarding teacher housing
Schools districts in Santa Clara have started providing subsidized housing for teachers in an effort to attract more teachers and reduce turnover rates. Jeff Vincent and former teacher Lindsay Maple join in the discussion: should San Francisco pursue a similar path?
CC+S’s Jeff Vincent in dialogue concerning potential shortcomings of Prop. 51
The SF Chronicle cited CC+S Deputy Director Jeff Vincent in a discussion of how Prop. 51 school bonds could freeze out poorer districts from facilities funding.
CC+S’s Jeff Vincent quoted in LA Times in discussion of Prop. 51
The LA Times quotes CC+S Deputy Director Jeff Vincent in its assessment of why Prop. 51 has much less support than expected, according to recent polls.
Prop. 51 sparks debate about the best way to fix California schools
CC+S's Jeff Vincent is interviewed on KALW public radio regarding Prop. 51 and the need to bridge the gap in school facility funding.
New Natl. Initiative: Planning for PK-12 Infrastructure: Adequate Public School Facilities for All
This map identifies policies, practices, and tools needed to structure, manage and fund the public and private capacity for equitable and efficient public school facilities for all communities.
California Schools Magazine Quotes CC+S’s Jeff Vincent on PCB’s in schools
"Mid-century schools & the PCB threat: Chemicals found in classrooms create challenges for districts"