The Future of Education Technology

Posted by Marcia Barahona

1/24/18 11:41 AM

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For 36 years, the Future of Education Technology Conference (FETC) has brought together education leaders and technology experts to exchange techniques and strategies for teaching and learning success. Known worldwide for its outstanding program, FETC provides educators and administrators the opportunity to explore the integration of technology across the curriculum—from pre-K-12—through hands-on exposure to the latest hardware, software and successful strategies.

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Topics: flipped classroom, juno, ezroom, ToGo, Teachers, classroom audio system, classroom sound, classroom audio, Students, K-12, edtech, soundfield

Word Search Puzzle: Words to Give Thanks

Posted by Marcia Barahona

11/21/17 12:18 PM

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Topics: professional development, Teachers, Students, K-12

3 True-Blue Ways to Engage K-12 Students

Posted by Marcia Barahona

11/20/17 10:29 AM

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There are hundreds of articles and books written about the art of engaging the full attention of students in learning spaces, from seating design and lighting to lesson content, every little detail can help create a more engaged class. These three ways to increase engagement and participation bring you some ideas for creative involvement, instant-impact EdTech application, and full in-class flow transformation.

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Topics: sound quality, professional development, Teachers, classroom audio system, classroom sound, classroom audio, Students, K-12, soundfield

3 Habits K-12 Teachers Ought to Unlearn

Posted by Marcia Barahona

11/9/17 7:02 AM

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As with many things in life, our personal habits can have a positive or negative impact on ourselves, and, surprisingly, they can also create a ripple effect that impacts those around us. In the case of educators, they can be so busy going beyond the call of duty that they might unknowingly have developed habits that are zapping their energy, lowering--instead of maximizing--their productivity, and putting them at risk for negative long-term consequences.

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Topics: professional development, Teachers, School Staff, classroom audio, K-12, edtech

Overcoming Barriers to Learning

Posted by Marcia Barahona

9/26/17 7:00 AM

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At FrontRow we often discuss the importance of overcoming invisible barriers to learning in the classroom. In the context of our classroom audio systems technology, some of the invisible barriers we help overcome include:

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Topics: professional development, Teachers, School Staff, classroom audio system, classroom audio, Students

How well do you really know your students and your classroom?

Posted by Marcia Barahona

8/21/17 5:25 PM

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Topics: professional development, Teachers, School Staff, Students

3-D in Education: Beyond What Meets the Eye

Posted by Marcia Barahona

8/2/17 10:19 AM

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What is your favorite 3-D movie of all time? Perhaps “How to train Your Dragon,” “Hugo,” or “Avatar”?

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Topics: amplification, audio, Teachers, classroom sound, classroom audio

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

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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