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How Common Core Standards Affect English Language Learners

How Do the Common Core Standards Affect English Language Learners? 4th in a series

The Common Core State Standards (CCSS) were created to help our students compete globally against students around the world. The CCSS outlines skill mastery in precise detail to ensure that students are either college- or career-ready when they graduate from high school, including those students who are non-native English speakers. There are hundreds of thousands of English Language Learners (ELL) in our public schools. How does the CCSS address the unique challenges of this student population? (more…)

Helps Rolling Thunder with VA Center

Serving a population of over 112,000 veterans in southeastern Virginia, the Salem VA Medical Center is constantly offering indoor and outdoor classes and seminars for its patients and the community. To maximize the success of these functions, the facility knew a portable PA system was needed and posted this request to their Fall Wish List. (more…)

The 1st PA to Play Music from 4 Sources

Who remembers when portable PAs had to play recorded audio from only a single built-in player like a cassette?

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Launches Mobile Device-Capable Loudspeaker

PA system allows for completely seamless and portable iPhone® and iPod® integration in any classroom, auditorium or athletic field. (more…)

Wrapping up 2011 ISTE

By every account, the annual ISTE conference held this year in the Philadelphia Conference Center was a huge success. (more…)

Distance Learning Without the Echo

One of the most exciting developments about distance learning is connecting your students with remote teachers, guest presenters, or classes. But if you’re amplifying the audio for the entire room to hear,  what is that annoying echo, how do you get rid of it, and whatever happened to the enhanced 21st-century learning experience? (more…)

The Official PA at ISTE

With more schools and districts installing PAs to support streaming video, lcd projectors and connected computers, ISTE again turned to the leader of classroom audio amplification at its own conference, held this year in Philadelphia June 27-29th. (more…)

Headsets Used at ISTE Workshops

The International Society for Technology in Education conference is right around the corner in Philadelphia and annually holds a variety of sessions and workshops presented by educators. (more…)