“[My piano teacher has had] a huge impact on me as a strong role-model…the Berkeley Fire administration told me they were just waiting for me to get that Chopin prelude down before they were willing to promote me.”
— Donna McCracken, Musically Minded student and newly appointed first female Fire Marshall for the City of Berkeley. January 2008.
All classrooms are equipped with a sound-field system for the benefit of the hearing as well as the children with hearing loss.
A sound-field system makes it easier for the students to hear the teacher’s voice. Research has found that sound-field systems may improve literacy development in all children.