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How often is a smartphone or tablet used to support any type of group learning or presentations?
More than half of the time
About half of the time
About one-third of the time
About one-quarter of the time
Just starting to integrate and will be increasing use over time


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Come help us celebrate our 70th anniversary
with drawings and cutting edge audio gear
that's warranteed for school uses!

May 30th, 2016

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Throughout the past 40 years, research has shown that there is a strong correlation between oral reading fluency and comprehension. According to Carol Chomsky, well-known researcher and former professor at the Harvard Graduate School of Education Reading and Language Department, students’ fluency improved while reading along with audio tapes. Her study on assisted, repeated oral readings, was also expanded upon later, indicating that repeated oral readings gave non-fluent readers methods for capturing the essence of the text, therefore improving comprehension....[more]


The variable speed/pitch control on our Performer Plus is essential in the teaching of classical dance. Our units needed to be robust, portable & give good quality sound at a reasonable volume. This player satisfies what we were looking for in a boombox....[more]

The PA25R megaphone comes in handy when used to communicate with our K-5 students during recess time....[more]