Host Jonathan Blackwood speaks with Mark McPherson of Advanced Inc. about his company’s initiative to bring tech into K-12 classrooms and train teachers to use it.
A veteran teacher shares how she uses soundfield technology and audio systems to continuously take the pulse of her classroom.
Most schools are hard up for money with budgets always strained: there are always expenses to account for, new equipment to purchase, educational resources to update… the list is endless. So how do you pitch digital signage to your school administrator? Naturally, the administrator in charge of controlling this budget has to take a hard […]
Family involvement is a pivotal element in determining students’ academic success. I’ve been in K-12 education for 22 years, serving in roles from teacher to superintendent, and my students have always had a greater chance of success when their parents are included in the educational process. However, parents are busy people, so connecting with them […]
From dating apps and social experiences, to food delivery services and procuring transportation options, there is no question that smartphones have become intertwined in nearly all aspects of our lives. Mobile devices have provided convenience and access to virtually all we do, engaging users in content around the clock. When applied strategically to the learning […]
We all know about winter holidays like Christmas, Hanukkah and Kwanzaa, as well as Easter and other holidays when schools close. But the year is filled with days of remembrance and celebration. Schools today are increasingly diverse, in both their student bodies and staff. You can use your digital signage to reach out and include […]
Try to imagine how well-developed education would look in your head. In an ideal situation, all students have tablets and use different apps and online learning tools to follow the lecture, take notes, find supportive information, and post questions that the professor will answer at the end of the class. Modern education is not far […]
In the fourth episode of MyTechDecisions Podcast, host and TD Managing Editor Jonathan Blackwood speaks with Richard Ventura, Vice President of Business Development and Solutions for NEC Display Solutions. Topics include Digital Signage solutions in K-12 environments, especially how those solutions can be used to bolster student safety. We also speak about who the champion of the […]
James Hoyer, Assistant Director of Instructional Technology at North East Independent School District (NEISD) Located in San Antonio, Texas, understands the success that happens when the connection between the teacher’s voice and the learner’s mind occurs. In order to improve the listening and learning environment for every child and strengthen the connection between teachers and […]
When test scores showed a significant number of students weren’t hitting English Language Arts and Math targets, Palmer High School began making big changes to instruction, putting a new focus on differentiated instruction that engages students in every concept. Recently, rigorous new standardized tests designed to prepare students for life after high school revealed that […]