Mission: CEFPI is the primary advocate and resource for effective educational facilities. We serve those who use, plan, design, construct, maintain, equip and operate educational facilities. Vision: CEFPI is the advocate for excellence in student learning environments.
Established in 1921, CEFPI is a worldwide professional 501 (c)(3) non-profit association whose sole mission is improving the places where children learn. CEFPI members, individuals, institutions and corporations are actively involved in planning, designing, building, equipping and maintaining schools and colleges. The association serves its members through three key strategic areas:
•Advocacy and education of the general public, including policymakers, on the efficacy of school design and student outcomes; resource for planning effective educational facilities.
•Training and professional development of our members and others through current program, workshops, seminars and conferences promoting best practices in creative school planning.
•Research and dissemination of information regarding the linkage between the educational facility, its design and student success.