As another school year winds to a close, it’s time for teachers everywhere to take inventory of their supplies and see which equipment is in need of replacement before next year. For educators across the country, school headsets are often at the top of this list! While young learners are often eager to use headsets as a listening and learning tool in class, they are unfortunately not always the most gentle when it comes to properly caring for them. As a result, teachers are always on the lookout for school headsets that combine durability and comfort with affordability.
While it might seem like a tall order, a surprising number of school headsets and headphones manage to check all three boxes! Here are our top picks for school headsets that can help you get the upcoming school year off to a great start.
Starting at just $10.89 per unit, these school headsets are just about as affordable as they come! You would never expect such affordably priced headsets to be so comfortable and high quality, but the people at AVID manage to pull it off in their popular AE-36 model. Featuring a padded, adjustable headband and permanent ear pads that stay on even after multiple uses, these headsets make a great choice for classroom Chromebook use, listening centers, school testing and more.
Another high-quality, affordably priced offering from AVID Products, the AE-79 is your best bet for razor-sharp focus, clear communication and all-day comfort. Equipped with deluxe ear padding for comfort, noise-reducing earpieces, in-line volume control and a bidirectional noise-canceling boom mic, it’s hard to beat the AE-79 for comfort and sound quality. Best of all, with bulk pricing available for educators, these premium-quality headsets can still fit within your budget.
These sleek, durable headsets are compatible with a wide range of electronic devices, making them ideal for educators who want to use them with multiple technologies. The Smart-Trek Deluxe school headset features a rugged, comfortable design that can be adjusted to provide a perfect fit for students of all ages. A durable, flexible, steel-reinforced gooseneck microphone and trusted Dura-Cord™ braided nylon cord design makes this school headset tough enough to stand up to year after year of student use. The ear cups are made with high-quality leatherette ear cushions that are easy to clean, durable, and provide excellent noise-isolation. All in all, a great value for the bargain-minded educator!