|Out with the old and in with the new…. Television improves school communication over the old PA systems.
Improving School Communications With Television
|by Ellen Kollie|
|A television broadcast of your school’s announcements, news and events makes for a more effective communications tool than the old-fashioned PA system.|
|“Compared to a PA system, a television broadcast adds a visual element to education, which is critical,” says Keith Kyker, educational media specialist at Northwood Elementary School in Crestview, FL. “Much more content can be given with the visual element.”
With 20 years experience in teaching television at all grade levels, Kyker knows what he’s talking about. He and his business partner, Christopher Churchy, have written six educational technology books for Greenwood – Libraries Unlimited. They also develop video production software, have authored a DVD and CD-ROM to supplement their latest textbooks, tackle public speaking engagements and provide education television advice on their Website, www.schooltv.com. (more…)