Breaking down barriers. One note at a time.
To make our students future-ready, we need a system that not only enhances their knowledge but helps deliver critical core content in a consistently clear and technologically efficient manner.
Integrating audio-visual technology into everyday classrooms, from younger learners to university goers greatly enhances the way they receive and comprehend information. Given that students nowadays respond well to screens, we tie in what they’re familiar with to their classrooms to help facilitate a whole new era of learning.
Delivering the sound of education.
Studies across the globe indicate that using AV technology in education leads to increased retention and better absorption of materials:
- Report by EdTech Magazine found that 94% of students preferred courses that incorporated multimedia elements such as videos and images.
- A study by the Indian School of Business in 2019 found that the use of digital technology in education could lead to improved learning outcomes, particularly in subjects like science and mathematics.
- In a survey conducted by Edgenuity, 83% of teachers reported that using digital tools helped to accommodate different learning styles.
Lifting the veil behind the tech.
AV systems refer to a combination of audio and visual components used to enhance the educational environment. These components include projectors, interactive whiteboards, sound systems, Video Switching, Video Conferencing and various other multimedia and control devices. The integration of these devices creates a seamless learning experience, allowing educators to present information in innovative and interactive ways.
One of the most significant advantages of AV systems in education is their ability to cater to different learning styles. Visual learners can benefit from the use of projectors and interactive whiteboards, which allow them to visualize the information being presented. Audio learners can benefit from sound systems and audio recordings, which enable them to hear and retain information more effectively.
Moreover, AV systems in education provide a more immersive learning experience, helping students to develop a better understanding of the subject. For instance, virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) technology facilitates effective and engaging learning experiences, allowing students to visualize and explore complex concepts.
How to make learning come alive.
When it comes to implementing AV systems in an educational environment, choosing the right equipment is crucial to ensure effective and engaging learning experiences. There are a few key factors to consider when selecting AV equipment for the classroom.
Firstly, the equipment must be appropriate for the room size and layout. The type and size of the display screen or projector, as well as the placement of the speakers, must be carefully considered to ensure that all students have a clear view and can hear the audio clearly.
Secondly, the equipment must be reliable and easy to use. Classroom technology should not be a source of frustration for teachers and students alike. The AV equipment should be user-friendly, with intuitive controls and minimal maintenance requirements.
Another important consideration is the connectivity of the AV system. It should be able to connect seamlessly with different devices such as laptops, tablets, and smartphones. This allows for greater flexibility in teaching methods and ensures that students can easily share their work with the rest of the class.
Selecting the right tech.
At Alphatec, we understand the unique challenges of implementing AV systems in an educational setting. Our team of experts can help you select the right equipment for your classroom, taking into account factors such as room size, ease of use, connectivity, accessibility, and future-proofing. We use world-class brands and equipment to ensure that the custom needs of each of our clients are met. This is made possible by our experts conducting thorough research, in-depth sessions with the client, and approaching each project with a different outlook, as our installations are bespoke.
Brands we can integrate in education vertical:
Tannoy, Labgruppen, Symetrix, Audio Technica, Televic, Atlona, AtlasIED, Purelink, Klarkteknik, Christie, Renkus-Heinz, Turbosound, Coda Audio, Genelec, Behringer and many more to fit any custom requirements of an educational vertical.