Califone Releases Ear Bud Headphones For Audio Learning Activities

To meet classroom demand, Califone International, Inc., a leader in the design development and manufacturing of audiovisual (AV) and supplemental products for use in education, releases the E2 and E3 Ear Buds. The lightweight Ear Bud headphones are compatible with tablets, smartphones and computers. They are ideal for online testing purposes related to the Common Core State Standards including The Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers, and Smarter Balanced.
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To meet classroom demand, Califone International, Inc., a leader in the design development and manufacturing of audiovisual (AV) and supplemental products for use in education, releases the E2 and E3 Ear Buds. The lightweight Ear Bud headphones are compatible with tablets, smartphones and computers. They are ideal for online testing purposes related to the Common Core State Standards including The Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers, and Smarter Balanced.

Califone Releases Ear Bud Headphones For Audio Learning Activities

New listening devices help schools meet the testing needs of the Common Core State Standards

San Fernando, Calif. (April 14, 2014) –The demand for audio equipment in the classroom continues to grow, as students increasingly turn to online instruction and mobile devices for language learning. The new E2 and E3 Ear Buds from Califone International, Inc., a leader in the design, development and manufacturing of audiovisual (AV) and supplemental curriculum products for use in education, are designed to meet this demand.

The lightweight Ear Bud headphones deliver full-bodied stereo sound, and are iCompatible with iOS, Windows and Android-based tablets (including *Chromebooks, iPads, Galaxy, Nexus 7, Surface, Kindle Fire HD) and smartphones (including iPhones, Galaxy, HTC One, Lumia), as well as Windows, Android and Macintosh computers.

The Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers, and Smarter Balanced require the use of audio for online testing purposes as part of the Common Core State Standards,” said Tim Ridgway, vice president of marketing for Califone. “The E2 and E3 Ear Buds provide schools with the listening equipment they need for a wide variety of devices to help students succeed under the new standards.”

The Ear Buds feature a non-replaceable 3.9' straight cord with 3.5mm plug for use with computers, tablets and smartphones, and are made from shatter-resistant ABS plastic for increased student protection. Noise-reducing ear covers filter external ambient sounds, and analog inline volume control is included.

Califone is committed to providing products that support the speaking and listening portion of the Common Core English Language Arts anchor standards. For more information on the full line of Califone products, and to view and download the entire Califone catalog, visit www.califone.com.

About Califone

Califone was founded in 1947 and continues to be a leader in the design, development and manufacturing of audiovisual and supplemental curriculum products for use in education. The company’s products enable educators to incorporate rich audiovisual resources into lessons that help students build speaking and listening skills, critical to the English Language Arts portion of the Common Core State Standards. Califone offers a complete line of audio solutions, wireless systems and multimedia products for small, medium and large presentation needs, and serves millions of educators and students in the PreK through higher education school environments.

*Macintosh, iPad and iPhone are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. Apple is not affiliated with Califone, nor endorses Califone products. Kindle is a trademark of Amazon Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. Amazon is not affiliated with Califone, nor endorses Califone products. Chromebook, Nexus 7 and Android are trademarks of Google Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. Google is not affiliated with Califone, nor endorses Califone products. Windows & Surface are trademarks of Microsoft Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. Microsoft is not affiliated with Califone, nor endorses Califone products. Galaxy is a trademark of Samsung Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. Samsung is not affiliated with Califone, nor endorses Califone products. HTC One is a trademark of HTC, registered in the U.S. and other countries. HTC is not affiliated with Califone, nor endorses Califone products.

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