The measurement and focus of indoor environment quality [IEQ] is not new. But when it comes to schools, it seems that targeting the performance of our teachers is far easier than the quality of the built environment and its IEQ.

IEQ in commercial office buildings has been getting all the press recently, particularly as it relates to the emergence of building rating tools such as NABERS Indoor Environment, WELL Building Standard, Green Star Performance and others. The World Green Building Council released a significant report in September last year, Health,…