Between the challenges presented by poor acoustics and the noise generated by boisterous students, it can sometimes be difficult for teachers to make themselves heard.
One easy and affordable solution to this problem is a mini classroom PA system. The right PA system can turn any unfocused class into one that shines.
But how do you know which mini PA… Read the rest
Media Carts, Utility Carts, Rolling AV Carts: What’s the Difference?
No matter what they look like, media carts, rolling AV carts, and utility carts all serve the same basic purpose: to transport your AV equipment conveniently and safely from one place to another.
The media cart or AV cart is the work horse of the high tech world.
Whether it’s… Read the rest
Choose a multimedia boombox that’s ideal for you!
What is a multimedia boombox?
Multimedia boomboxes deliver sound from a wide variety of audio and video media: including cassette tapes, SD cards, CD’s, MP3’s, DVD’s, and even AM/FM radio broadcasts.
Whether you’re supplying music for a dance class, listening to the news in the kitchen, or teaching a room full of… Read the rest
Event planners pride themselves on mastering every detail of their meeting, conference or lecture series.
But it’s often easy for planners to overlook the most important event planning detail of all: attendee engagement.
Event planners should know that the quality of a venue’s A/V infrastructure plays a critical role in the ability of a presenter to engage an audience.
Bad… Read the rest
Regardless of their level of study, many students find it easier to learn by listening rather than by simply looking.
That’s why listening or learning centers, which add sound to a teacher’s repertoire, are now standard equipment in many schools and classrooms.
A listening center features three primary components:
Hub that links multiple headsets to the… Read the rest
The school year is about to start and once again teachers everywhere face the age-old problem of how to grab students’ attention in a world where distraction runs rampant.
Portable classroom sound systems are an affordable and proven way to boost a teacher’s voice to all corners of the classroom, gymnasium or schoolyard.
If you’re seeking an affordable sound system… Read the rest
Megaphones can provide powerful sound reinforcement and amplification during your outdoor events, no matter what season it is!
Whether you’re paging cousins for dinner at a family reunion, rallying kids at summer camp or leading your congregation at a church gathering, the right megaphone helps amplify your voice so you can be heard by all.
How can you be sure… Read the rest
A mixer is an essential device for recording and performing artists, as well as audio engineers.
You can use a mixer almost anywhere to help meet your audio needs, including at a recording studio, business conference, church event or school play.
If you’re looking for a powerful, reliable and portable mixer, I highly recommend the Yamaha MG166CX 16-Channel Mixer with… Read the rest
How Wireless Assistive Listening Systems Benefit Kids & Teachers
It seems obvious: kids learn better when they can hear their lessons. Classroom PA systems are a great way to overcome acoustical challenges for students with unimpaired hearing.
But how can you improve the classroom experience for students with mild hearing impairment?
Good educational practices- not to mention ADA requirements –… Read the rest
6 Questions to Help You Choose a Portable Sound System for Your Classroom
A portable classroom PA system is an affordable, easy-to-use system that allows teachers to amplify their lessons.
Why do you need a PA system for your classroom?
The answer is simple: the proper sound reinforcement system allows a teacher’s voice to reach all corners of the class,… Read the rest
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