Cool Schools Western Sydney University: Anisah L. Madden, Vanicka Arora, Kathryn A. Holmes, Sebastian Pfautsch September 2018
The Western Sydney University Cool Schools Initiative (CSI) was launched
in 2018 to develop interdisciplinary research programs for heat-resilient
primary and secondary school environments and design of heat-resilient
curriculum. This report summarises current research in health and environmental sciences, planning policy, legislation and standards, sustainability education, and innovative design trends. Its purpose is to
inform future research into student thermal comfort and cooling solutions
for schools in Western Sydney and NSW.