NOVA Solutions Help Revolutionize The Classroom!

Posted by NOVA Social on Wed, Jun, 14, 2017 @ 10:06 AM

In the summer of 2016 The University of  Alaska Anchorage contacted us here at Nova Solutions inquiring about new desks for their math classrooms. After we spoke with the schools officials, NOVA was indeed the solution. Check out what they had to say about how the technology in our desks, and how it has revolutionized their math classrooms into an incrediblly effective Math Emporium!  Be a part of the progressive change in the future of classroom culture, order your new NOVA desks today!  

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Educational Transformation Through Technology

Posted by Nick Jones on Wed, Oct, 22, 2014 @ 08:10 AM

Olympic College in Bremerton, WA has recently installed a classroom designed to fully invoke the students' senses - seaming group learning, technology, and traditional teaching methods to maximize course effectiveness. Since it's introduction at MIT in the late 90's, the TEAL environment (Technology Enhanced Active Learning), has proven it's merits time and again.  Faced with low attendance and high failure rates in freshman physics, professors looked outside the box to engage students of varying levels of knowledge with the often abstract material. It began with interactive engagement, a new method which delivered promising results compared to traditional lecture-and-test style teaching.  Instructors found that when working in groups, more advanced students could bring struggling peers up to speed, while cementing their own understanding at the same time.  By shortening lectures and spending more time with hand-on activites, discussion, and experiments, students were more motivated than ever and test scores were up.

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AV Furniture is Bridging the Gap Between Digital and Personal

Posted by Nick Jones on Mon, Jul, 07, 2014 @ 12:07 PM

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Furnishing the Collaborative Classroom

Posted by Jerry Doll on Tue, Mar, 19, 2013 @ 08:03 AM

Furnishing the collaborative classroom means infusing flexibility into the traditional static classroom design. While the traditional lecture format with rows of students facing the front of the classroom in individual desks may never completely disappear from the list of options, it's increasingly only one of many possible learning configurations. In a collaborative design, there isn’t really a front of the classroom, per se, that serves as the sole focus for teaching and learning. Both functions are decentralized throughout the room and properly furnishing the collaborative classroom helps facilitate that process.

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Topics: Classroom, classroom design, collaborative classroom