FrontRow Classroom Audio at Stanford University

Posted by Marcia Barahona

7/18/17 11:19 AM

For the fifth year in a row, at the end of June, FrontRow had the honor of providing the classroom audio systems for the Listen to Me! Summer Institute at the Stanford University campus in Palo Alto, California.

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Topics: amplification, audio, Special Education, classroom audio system, classroom sound

FrontRow at #ISTE2017 - International Society for Technology Education

Posted by Marcia Barahona

6/26/17 5:27 PM

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Topics: ease of use, flipped classroom, sound quality, lesson capture, Integrated communications, professional development, amplification, audio, Teachers, School Administrators, School Staff, classroom audio system, classroom sound

Summer lovin', the book kind.

Posted by Marcia Barahona

6/15/17 6:08 PM

If you are like the many school administrators and teachers that I know, during the school year you barely have time to walk away from the many committees you serve on and can rarely get your eyes off papers to be graded and lesson plans to be changed. But then, comes magical summer—that special you-time of the year when you get to do and read anything you want.

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Topics: Teachers, School Administrators, School Staff, Reading

Rites of Passage: Not just students’, also teachers’

Posted by Marcia Barahona

6/2/17 4:18 PM

According to turn-of-the-20th-century Dutch-German-French ethnographer Arnold van Gennep, a rite of passage is a celebration of the passage which occurs when an individual leaves one group to enter another. And so it is that May and June are rite-of-passage-laden for the US and other countries whose school calendar serves up graduations during those months.

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Topics: sound quality, professional development, audio

“Fla-min-GO!” and other ways teachers inspire

Posted by Marcia Barahona

5/12/17 4:12 PM

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Topics: juno, lesson capture

Flop or flip? 1-step classroom flipping is here!

Posted by Marcia Barahona

5/4/17 3:08 PM

Powerful, teacher-created online instruction can be part of your school's daily routine — in literally minutes.

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Topics: flipped classroom, lesson capture

7 Ways to Boost Spring Classroom Learning

Posted by Marcia Barahona

4/27/17 5:51 PM

It’s that time of the year when most of us get an extra kick in our step and our productivity soars. Whether it’s the extra daylight we get or the fact that everything around us in in bloom, spring has been proven to have positive effects on our wellbeing (or should we say ‘wellfeeling’).

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Topics: lesson capture, amplification, audio, Media control, ezroom, paging, ToGo

Establishing Your School Emergency Preparedness Plan (EPP)

Posted by Marcia Barahona

4/20/17 6:28 PM

FrontRow was in the news yesterday for paving the way for increased school safety with our latest smart microphone emergency-readiness features. The ongoing R&D for making our microphone and AV solutions tools for increasing school safety has led us to great insights as to how schools can approach EPP (Emergency Preparedness Plan) readiness.

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Topics: Integrated communications, Networked PA, bells and intercom, amplification, audio, ezroom, paging, emergency preparedness, EPP, EPP-ready, School Emergency preparedness

FrontRow Classroom Audio Helps Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

Posted by Marcia Barahona

4/13/17 10:08 AM

April is National Autism Awareness Month and it is an excellent opportunity to promote autism awareness, autism acceptance and to draw attention to the tens of thousands facing an autism diagnosis each year.

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Topics: amplification, audio, Special Education, autism

Tower of Power

Posted by Marcia Barahona

4/7/17 3:34 PM

Today, wrapping up an exciting week in Toronto and Mississauga, Canada, for our annual FrontRow International Sales Summit, it is not the unexpected snow, chilly rain or wind gusts that have my attention. I am struck by the enormity and purpose of Toronto’s CN Tower and drawing unexpected parallels between it and our work in education.

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Topics: juno, sound quality, Integrated communications, amplification, audio