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Offers New OS Compatibility Charts with Assessments

Much of the talk surrounding the Common Core, PARCC, and Smarter Balanced Standards has been about the content being taught, but few have actually discussed the audio hardware that districts need to work with their specific devices and operating systems. Califone has now made this information available on our website. (more…)

Launches 901 Wireless Headphone

New listening device connects multiple users with single transmitter and supports Common Core goals. (more…)

Headset Offer at ISTE 2014

Califone is celebrating the annual ISTE 2014 conference with an offer of a headset and headphone giveaway! (more…)

California School Districts Invest In Califone Ear Buds

Versatile listening devices help schools meet Common Core State Standard requirements

Los Angeles Unified School District and San Bernardino School District have invested in Ear Bud headphones from Califone International, Inc., a leader in the design, development and manufacturing of audiovisual (AV) and supplemental curriculum products for use in education. This acquisition of student-ready audio technology represents a growing trend, as schools and districts equip their classrooms to meet the new requirements of the Common Core State Standards. (more…)

5 AV Trends Transforming the Common Core

Much of the talk surrounding the Common Core State Standards has been about the content being taught, but few are discussing the audio hardware that districts need to have in place to deliver this content to students.

AV equipment is a small but integral component for successfully implementing the Common Core.  Both PARCC and Smarter Balanced assessments require students be provided with headphones, and these pieces of technology also assist educators in delivering instruction. (more…)

Poll On New Headset Requirements

Visit our online poll, vote, and review results on PARCC’s new headset requirements! Your participation is greatly appreciated. (more…)

Upgrades Titanium Series Cord Connections

Califone announced a series of improvements to the connection point between the cord and earcup across the entire line of Titanium series headphones and headsets. (more…)

Headset Plugs for iPads and Chromebooks

Changing technologies have given rise to new types of connections for content listening. With audio’s growing role in testing especially, making sure your headset properly plugs into the tablet, computer or other device should be a no-brainer – should be. If you’re needing headsets for Smarter Balanced or PARCC assessments, here are a few simple tips to make sure you make the best choice. (more…)