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from Kelly Usa

Choose Classroom Headphones According to your Classroom Needs

School classroom is always a noisy place because there are students and teachers who are continuously trading ideas. While technology advances today, school is taking advantage of it to address common issues in the classroom like noise and student’s focus. Well, it’s best to use the latest technology with variety of headphones to address students’ noise and focusing problems.


Why choosing the right headphone is important?

Headphones for classroom are often essential so it's so important to make sure they are the perfect fit for your needs. Headphones can greatly affect student’s learning. Make sure you take student and technological needs into consideration when making your choice. Headphones are the perfect accessories to your lesson plans. They make lesson easily heard, they make your classroom environment quiet and suit for learning and help students focus. Consider adding school headphones to your classroom as it allows students to use their learning devices without any disturbance. There are different types of headphones that will help you in the classroom depending on your needs.

Over-the-Ear Headphones: These are the original headphones with huge pads that cover the entire ear. It is best for educational purposes, because it allows the student to concentrate on listening without any disruption. It is comfortable to wear for long periods because the diaphragm is far from ear-canal. Its’ design creates space to produce natural sound

On-Ear Headphones: It has small ear pads that cover the ear canals. Its obviously lighter and smaller than the traditional over the ear headphones. The sound quality isn’t as good as other types because it doesn’t seal well allowing noise to leak. Yet, it is lightweight so less to cause strain on your ears and neck on prolong usage.

Headphones with Microphones: It has microphone and has control for volume. This one  is perfect for some school testing where students must voice their answers.

Wireless Headphones: It provide better mobility and usually fit with most devices. Damaged wires because of running students aren’t an issue with this. Infrared Wireless Headphones is an example of wireless headphone and it provides high quality sounds.

Disposable Headphones: These are cheap and well-suited with most devices. Hygiene is not a problem since it is not being shared used by many.

Classroom Ear Buds: They are cheap, tiny and has good sound quality. It is also pretty durable compared to others.

Make sure the type of headphones you choose is perfect fit to your classroom and students. Take in consideration your particular needs and if the headphones will attend those needs.