Learning is not a spectator sport. In order to get the most out of the classroom experience, students need to be engaged with the teacher and one another. For decades, classrooms were equipped with heavy, immobile desks that forced students to look straight ahead, inhibited their learning, and made sitting painful.
Modern classrooms are designed with collaborative furniture that supports student exploration and flexibility. Read More
Securing a good school furniture distributor partnership with a company that provides quality classroom pieces ensures you can furnish classrooms when needed, even through Quick Ship programs. Finding a distributor you trust will mean speaking with a number of companies and exploring the option to buy on BOCES and state contracts. If you’re in the market for a reputable school furniture distributor, here are key topics to broach with any contending companies. Read More
Have you realized that you may not have enough school furniture for your classrooms? Did you receive some unexpected last-minute enrollments? If so, don’t panic.
Today, QuickShip programs allow you to order last-minute items so that everyone has a seat in your classrooms. Better yet, companies like SmithSystem have a variety of QuickShip classroom furniture options for you to choose from so that your students are as comfortable as possible during their lessons. Read More
In today’s school environment, students need a safe place to store their belongings. High school hallway lockers not only act as a secure storage area, but they also offer students independence and help relieve them of carrying a backpack full of books and equipment to each class. When considering school lockers for sale and what style best fits your facility’s needs, remember these five benefits offered by quality school lockers. Read More
Do you remember when the science tables in lab class were immobile, heavy pieces of equipment sounded by rusty metal stools that creaked with every movement? It’s no wonder science class was the dread of anyone born before 1985. Today’s classroom tables, especially those designed for STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) learning, are not only ultra-comfortable for students, but modern classroom tables are also multi-functional and versatile to allow for interactive learning. Read More
Whether you’re supporting elementary school students with learning new sports and need gym divider curtains or your high school interior gym equipment needs to be upgraded with new batting cage nets, the changes you make will impact students in the classroom. Read More
Working with an expert who can visit your school, walk through the classrooms, lunch space, and collaborative learning areas and offer layout suggestions will help you purchase school furniture with confidence. Read More
It’s harder than ever to hold a student’s attention. Even with advanced technology taking the place of traditional textbooks, the classroom has to merge an element of social engagement – dare we say, entertainment – with required instruction to have an effective impression on today’s pupils. A classroom element that many educational leaders are now turning to for support in student growth is multifunctional school furniture. No, really. Read More
A.T. Equipment Sales is your source for all gym equipment repairs. More than likely, there are one or more pieces of equipment in your gym that are faulty and could pose a serious threat if they go unaddressed. We believe it’s better to understand the physical shape of your airwall/partitions, bleachers, basketball backstops, wall padding, stage rigging components, roll up doors/gates and gym divider curtains than to hope they’ll work for years without being maintained. Read More
Choosing A.T. Equipment Sales to purchase school furniture and equipment is a smart move. We’re located in Westchester, but also work with schools, colleges, and universities throughout Rockland, Putnam, Orange, Nassau, Suffolk and Ulster Counties. Read More