Noise levels in a classroom influence a teacher’s ability to teach and a student’s ability to hear, learn, think as well as their overall academic performance.
Of students when asked what most disturbed their learning said ‘noise.*
Of teachers suffer irreversible damage to their voices from talking loudly to make themselves heard.**Sources
Are lost on national standardized tests for every 10dB noise increase above 41dB experienced by young students.***
The noise absorption class is your primary consideration. Is it independently tested in certified laboratories? Our products have an extremely high absorption class using an Alpha w (w) measurement in accordance with ISO11654.
Acoustic solutions for Schools need to be hygienic and resistant to mould and bacteria. We make our products from natural stone which is water repellent, non-hygroscopic and humidity resistant.
It’s essential that School acoustic solutions are resilient to fire. Our products have an A1 rating – the highest classification. Plus they’re durable, impact and dirt resistant for the rough and tumble.