Thursday, April 20, 2017 by Cyber Acoustics / Maroo
Whether it’s leading an activity, teaching a subject, or playing a music recording, teachers often ask students to listen, and each situation requires students to pay attention and develop listening skills. The ability to hear an instructor is critical to students’ success.
Friday, April 7, 2017 by Cyber Acoustics / Maroo
Technology is now part of everyday life in the classroom, and teachers continue to look for ways to leverage tech to make work easier and more effective. They often ask: How can my students and I work smarter and not harder? One simple answer is Google Forms.
Monday, March 27, 2017 by Cyber Acoustics / Maroo
This year at CES we saw a ton of mind-blowing technology with the intention of improving upon the world around us. One such example is the advancing technologies around the agricultural practice of hydroponic growing. Hydroponic gardening is the process used to harvest flowers and produce plants from a controlled environment, rather than the traditional in-ground farming procedures.
Friday, March 10, 2017 by Cyber Acoustics / Maroo
Research has shown that learning music stimulates learning other subjects and enhances skills that children use in other areas, such as stronger language development, increased IQ and improved spatial-temporal skills.
Thursday, February 23, 2017 by Cyber Acoustics / Maroo
To prepare for the 2017-2018 school year, many of you will be investing in Chromebooks for your students. The hours spent researching the best educational tools is critical to your purchase decision, and another important aspect is protecting the investments of time, energy, and of course, money.
Thursday, February 9, 2017 by Cyber Acoustics / Maroo
We only get five senses, which means that protecting each is crucial while kids are growing up. Something that can be difficult to protect from is the threat of hearing loss.
Wednesday, January 25, 2017 by Cyber Acoustics / Maroo
If you’re a parent or educator, you know that kids love exploring the wealth of content that can be found on YouTube. Popular television shows, music, and other fun content is on the site to no end, and kids can spend hours watching videos on the site without ever watching the same one twice. But, YouTube offers kids more than entertainment. The site is a powerful tool and resource, and young people are finding ways to take advantage of it for their own learning and lives.
Wednesday, January 11, 2017 by Cyber Acoustics / Maroo
For less than $100, drones can create educational opportunities that would have been impossible for schools to afford. With companies like GoPro, Parrot, Syma, and DJI constantly enhancing features while lowering the overall cost, a wealth of new opportunities are available to educators and students.
Wednesday, December 28, 2016 by Cyber Acoustics / Maroo
The first Consumer Electronics Show (CES) opened its doors in the summer of 1967 in New York City, featuring 117 exhibitors showcasing the latest technology like transistor radios, stereos and black and white televisions.