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Extron’s PoleVault Successfully Integrates Technology Into The CurriculumCentral Middle School in Columbus, Indiana was designed to provide a 21st century learning environment for students. One of two middle schools in the Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation, or BCSC, the new campus opened its doors for the first time in the fall of 2007, welcoming over 800 students and 85 staff members...Read more
Jurupa School District Simplifies Classroom AV and Enhances Learning with Extron’s PoleVault SystemTen years ago, the demand and expectation for classroom audiovisual technology was only beginning to grow with teachers in the Jurupa Unified School District in Riverside County, CA. "There was very little in the way of AV equipment as we recognize it today," says Thomas Tan, Director-Education Technology for the Jurupa Unified School District...Read more
Extron PoleVault System Helps San Ysidro School District Achieve Its Classroom Technology GoalsThe San Ysidro School District's blueprint for the future includes standardizing all of its classrooms, making them learning environments that use a variety of technologies to increase student achievement...Read more
Immersive Technology and Classroom AV Prepare Salem Lutheran Students for Bright FuturesIn the last two issues, we focused on choosing the right AV products and technologies for educational environments and some of the challenges and opportunities integrators face on these jobs. In this issue, we will switch to the educator's point of view to look at one school's technology program and how classroom AV and one-to-one computing combine to enhance their curriculum... Read more
Classroom Sound Field AmplificationClassroom sound field amplification systems have been successfully used to help students with hearing impairments. Recent research has demonstrated that even students with normal hearing ability benefit when these systems are used in their classrooms. This paper describes the basic components of a sound field system and summarizes research related to the benefits that can be realized when classroom amplification is used to support the delivery of effective classroom instruction.
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Extron Exclusive Flat Field® Speaker TechnologyLearning challenges within our school systems are exacerbated by poor acoustics and no or inadequate sound reinforcement. Current day methodologies for creating an even sound field within the classroom, conference room, or boardroom provide mediocre, uneven results. Extron invented a new, patented loudspeaker system called Flat Field Technology that virtually solves the problems associated with designing even, predictable room sound fields.
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