Badge Messenger, a single-source communication and alert system for schools, enables two-way communication for emergency and non-emergency situations. The small, non-disruptive messaging device is an ID badge holder that teachers wear on a lanyard to call for help. Four assistance buttons on the badge allow teachers to ask for support in the classroom, call for medical or […]
Those who answered the 2020 Campus Safety Access Control, Lock and Lockdown Survey were also asked to describe their organizations’ social distancing and facial covering policies, as well as any other school protocol changes they’ve implemented in response to the coronavirus. Here’s what they said: Social Distancing and Mask Policies: “All visitors and staff members […]
Schools across the country implement various school security systems to respond to emergencies. But as tech innovates, so should those solutions. Effective ones must protect against the most extreme crises as well as more common incidents school staff respond to every day. Districts also must prepare for the increased occurrence of medical and behavioral situations when […]
Anaheim Union High School District — one of the largest districts in California — strengthened its security infrastructure with a district-wide solution that includes 1,250 Hanwha Techwin Q-Series cameras across 20 different locations. Located just outside of Los Angeles, AUHSD is a public-school district serving portions of the Orange County cities of Anaheim, Buena Park, Cypress, La Palma […]
Instead of installing new equipment, Layered Solutions integrates security and communication that the end user already owns. This was the exact solution that the Kingsway Regional and South Harrison Township Elementary School Districts were looking for due to being public schools on a tight budget. The school districts wanted a way to reach multiple audiences […]
Audio visual products from ClearOne can fit into school budgets thanks to participation in PEPPM.
With STEM jobs in high demand, University of Idaho hosts STEM Day to demonstrate to elementary children the opportunities in the workforce of science, technology, engineering and math.
Podcasting can be an effective way for educators to teach lessons outside of the classroom. Here is how to get started with your own podcast.
TechDecisions speaks with Sam Pemberton of Imperial Software about EdLink mobile device management, BYOD, and analytics in K-12 school environments.
Apps are a part of everyday life at this point. With over 80,000 educational apps for Apple alone, they’re also a part of everyday learning.