School District Uses Fund Raising to Purchase AlertSeats

Teacher Cites Benefits on YouTube Teachers at a Pennsylvania school district like AlertSeats so much that they have launched a fundraising effort to purchase more of them. It’s called AlertSeat Campaign for Children and it’s getting exposure through a YouTube video produced by the Hatboro-Horsham School District in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. “AlertSeats allow them to…

Cable Television & AlertSeats Are Local Innovations

Small Town, Big Ideas Mahanoy City, Pennsylvania, changed the way people watch television. In the early 1950s, as Americans embraced TV, Mahanoy City was left out. Tucked between mountains in the eastern part of the state, it could not receive broadcast signals from television stations in the big cities nearby, so a local appliance dealer,…

New Hampshire School Fights for Better Lives

Contemporary Issues in an Idyllic Setting New Hampshire: A world described in Robert Frost poems, small farms, picturesque New England villages where church steeples poke above autumn trees. It’s an idyllic image – and there is truth to it. But it is equally true that New Hampshire, like every state, suffers from the challenges of…

AlertDesks Help Students Fit In

Making Students Feel Included Children want to feel included, a special challenge for schools when some students are set apart by their disabilities. But thanks to an innovative desk that physically and visually blends in with traditional classroom furniture, three wheelchair-bound students in a Western Pennsylvania school district are now able to join their peers…

Big Cities, Small Towns, Public & Private Schools

Big Cities, Small Towns, Public & Private Schools AlertSeats™ Gaining Foothold In America’s Schools  Big cities and small towns; special needs classes and regular ed; public schools and private: AlertSeats are finding their way into America’s classrooms.  In Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the state’s second largest city, AlertSeats are helping in the Pittsburgh Conroy School, a center-based special…

AlertSeats™ Used in Special Education

Rural School District Takes Creative Approach Potter County in north central Pennsylvania is one of the most remote of the Commonwealth’s 67 counties. It is home to fewer than 18,000 people and is served by neither air, rail, nor interstate highway links. And though few Pennsylvanians have ever visited it, Potter County contains some of…