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Headsets for young learners debut

Califone International, Inc. today announces the launch of the Listening First™ Headsets.
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Califone International, Inc. today announces the launch of the Listening First™ Headsets. The new headsets are an extension of the Listening First headphone line and now feature a built-in microphone onto the same brightly colored and animal-theme designs. The Listening First Headsets are designed for use in kindergarten and primary grades, as well as special needs students.

The headsets feature around-ear, ambient noise-reducing earcups, dual 3.5 mm, USB and single To Go™ plugs, allowing students to use the headsets for digital literacy projects with computers and mobile devices (including iOS and Android-based smartphones and tablets). 

For more information, visit www.califone.com.



Califone Launches Listening First™ Headsets

Califone International, Inc. announces the launch of its Listening First™ Headsets, an extension of the popular Listening First headphone line. The Califone Listening First Headsets are made with rugged ABS plastic (for added student safety), ambient noise-reducing earcups, and are available in three color choices or three animal themes. The Listening First Headsets to support computer-based and mobile learning activities and are ideal for use in kindergarten and primary grades as well as with special needs students. In addition, the Listening First Headsets help students build speaking and listening skills, which are critical components under the English Language Arts (ELA) portion of the Common Core State Standards (CCSS).

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