The Switchable Stereo/Mono 3068AV delivers performance at an economical price for teachers who are using a blended learning approach that mixes face-to-face instruction time with personal digital learning. Ideal for use with listening centers and in libraries, this headphone is designed to give maximum flexibility so K-12 students can easily move from the monaural content of ELL/ELD activities and speech pathology uses to the stereo requirements of computers, gaming, online learning, music appreciation classes and 21st century learning using mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets. External distractions are kept to a minimum with ambient noise-reducing earcups for hearing protection that feature individual volume control. The headband is adjustable and like the earcups is cushioned for comfort. A ¼” adapter is included for use with cassette players and monaural jackboxes.
Mono/Stereo switch for language and computer applications
Dual volume controls on each earcup for comfort
Rugged ABS plastic headstrap and earcups resist breakage in high-use situations
Replaceable padded leatherette ear cushions
Snap-on adapter with dual plug sizes fits any media player
Noise-reducing earcup lowers ambient noise so volume does not need to be as high, as recommended by audiologists for hearing safety
Switchable stereo/mono, 3.5mm plug with 1/4” snap-on adapter
“Since our grade 9-12 students use the switchable 3068AV mono/stereo headphones, it gives them a chance for complete silence while working.” Marion Eveland 9-12 Teacher Lincoln High School Vincennes, IN
A: The READER features a 3.5mm headphone jack, it is compatible with any stereo headphones that have a 3.5mm plug. Since 3068AV is a Stereo/Mono headphone that features a 3.5mm plug with a ¼” adapter, you can use the 3068AV with the READER, just be sure to switch the Stereo/Mono switch on the earcup to “stereo”.
A: Califone headphones are available in silver, blueberry or beige, depending upon what headphone you need. The 3060-series are available in all 3 colors. The 2924AVP, 2924AVPS and 3064AV headset come in both beige and blueberry. However, the color-themed Listening First™ headphones come in blue, red and yellow. The 3068AV is only available in black. The SA-740 and NC500TFC in silver.
A: Stereo headphones like the 3068AV or SA-740 which have an over-the-ear earcup would be best for people with cochlear implants to use as it covers the ear to reduce external ambient sounds. Also, headphones with volume control so the volume level can be adjusted would be useful as well.
A: Califone offers classroom headphone packs only with a carrying case for added convenience and storage purposes. With the cases, these headphone packs can be transported from one classroom to the next with ease and help avoid down time.
A: The difference between a headphone and a headset is a headphone is used only for listening and a headset can be used for listening and capturing audio responses (used by many language/reading programs). Put another way, a headset is a headphone with a microphone attached to it.