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Delivering Audio: How Sound is Shaping Our Future

June 10, 2022

While reimagining AVID’s brand, we took a deeper look at several aspects: what we really care about and what defines who we are, where we came from and what we do. It was an incredible journey that brought us further clarity to our mission as to what makes AVID, AVID.   We’re delivering audio through…

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Reintroducing AVID

Reintroducing AVID

June 2, 2022

AVID has a rich history in the audio world. From the first headsets on TWA flights in the ‘60s to connecting students in the 21st century, we’ve been on the front lines of accessible audio. But in 2019, we started asking important questions like “Why do we do what we do?” And “What makes AVID,…

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An Inside Look at Children’s Media

May 12, 2022

To get an inside look at children’s media, we met with Senior Director of Development & Children’s Programming at Pinna, Amy Kraft. She is exactly what you’d think of when you picture someone who creates content for kids- quick-witted, hilarious and extremely warm and genuine. Currently, she is executive producing a new podcast series for…

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Invest in Our Planet: Celebrating Earth Day 2022

April 22, 2022

‘Invest in our planet’ is this years theme for Earth Day and no one may relate to this better than Steven Napoli, President & CEO of TERRA (The Electronic Reuse and Recycling Alliance), the largest network of Certified Recyclers in North America. AVID has partnered with TERRA to provide a means to recycle audio devices.…

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The Educational Epoch Change You Didn't Know Happened

Listen Now: The Educational Epoch Change You Didn’t Know Happened

April 7, 2022

A Recent Learning Transformation With the expanding variety of digital tools and curriculums at our fingertips, what exactly is the future of learning? While in parallel, how do we ensure learning opportunities are available to everyone? On this episode of the Learning Counsel EduJedi Report: The Educational Epoch Change You Didn’t Know Happened, host LeiLani…

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AVID Top Ten Memorable Moments of 2021

Top Ten Memorable Moments of 2021

December 31, 2021

A big part of the new year is reflection, and we are so grateful to be able to look back on our top ten memorable moments of 2021 with a feeling of pride and accomplishment. Read on as we highlight these notable moments from the past year.   We Became Recognized as a Top 10…

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AVID Participates in FocusCalm Workplace Wellness Experiment

August 20, 2021

The eight AVID employee-owners who participated in the experiment received a FocusCalm headband and access to the FocusCalm app. While wearing the headband, the AVID team used the daily tracker, guided meditations and played brain games. FocusCalm scores were captured by neuron sensors on the headband and displayed on the app for training and progress.…

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Wellness in the AVID Workplace

August 3, 2021

After migrating to a primarily remote working environment in 2020 (with the help of our partners at Infused Innovations) AVID employee-owners stayed connected by embracing the technological tools available to us. With this increased use of daily technology and working from home, AVID employee-owners had to make sure to also leave time in the day…

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What to Look For in Headphones for Learning and Working From Home

October 23, 2020

At AVID, we believe every form of learning requires clear communication to ensure student and educator success. With this in mind, we continue to develop headphones and headsets that feature important elements like noise-canceling microphones and noise-reducing ear cups to help maintain focus and promote collaboration. While engaging remotely- students, educators and professionals are finding headphones and headsets…

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Project Headphones: How a Small Idea Became a Big Support to Arlington Students

October 14, 2020

2020 has brought on a variety of new stresses for families, especially low- and moderate-income households. Children from these homes rely on school meals, after school care, as well as access to items in the classroom they don’t have at home. While students are now primarily learning from home, not having these needs filled has…

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