Schools are one of the largest collective users of two way radios in the United States because communication across a campus is inherently difficult. Two Way Radios allow Educators to communicate from building to building effortlessly and are used for a variety of functions throughout the day.
There are a number of options available when choosing the right walkie talkie for your school. Twowayradiocenter.com is happy to assist you with selecting the best two way radio for your School simply by calling us at 855-770-7194 or starting a Chat with us, the button is at the bottom right side of your page. We will ask you several questions to help you make a great selection for your two way radio needs. Some of our standard questions include:
Are you trying to add two way radios to your existing fleet? If the answer is yes, we will need some information off of your current walkie talkies to ensure your new walkie talkies are compatible with your existing fleet.
What is your budget? We help schools pick the best two way radios for their needs while being respectful of your budget. Our most expensive walkie talkie isn't the best walkie talkie for most of our customers. Twowayradiocenter.com will not oversell you, our goal is to get as many two way radios in your hands as possible within your budget parameters.
How large is your campus? A College has different needs than a local elementary school. We'll ask for your address, look at your campus on Google Maps and make some recommendations.
Are there any specific needs you're trying to meet using walkie talkies? Two way radios have a number of customizable features we add when requested. Our goal is to keep your walkie talkies as simple to use as we can while ensuring the two way radios function as you need them too.
Twowayradiocenter.com has years of experience working with educational facilities and their two way radio needs. We've included some suggested walkie talkies as a great starting point below. You can find each of these two way radios by clicking the link in the text or clicking on the images of the selected walkie talkie below.
Early Education Development Centers - typically use 1 Watt walkie talkies like the Motorola CLS1110
Middle Schools - Motorola DTR550 Digital Two Way Radio with Private Chat
Charter Schools - Motorola DLR1020 is a great choice for new Charter Schools
Private Schools - Kenwood ProTalk TK-3402U16P 5 Watt UHF Two Way Radio for larger campuses and the Motorola DLR1020 for smaller campuses
Community Colleges - Motorola Commercial Series Two Way Radios are the best bet for community college campuses
4 Year Universities - Motorola Commercial Series Two Way Radios are the best bet for community college campuses
How do we decide which 2 way radio to purchase for our school? The larger the school, the more powerful two way radio you need. Twowayradiocenter.com can assist you with determining which two way radio will work best in your environment. We'll take a quick look at your school on Google Maps and can make an educated guess based on what we see. If you're still unsure, we offer a free demo program. Just give us a call and ask. Our number is 855-770-7194.
What are the three most common reasons schools buy two way radios? While safety is always top of mind, two way radios will be regularly used during the day to manage daily tasks. Administrators, Deans, and other Key Personnel can multi-task much better using walkie talkies than by finding a phone to communicate a need.
Why are Early Education Centers (Day Care) using two way radios? Coordination, communication, and safety are all key reasons we see day care centers embracing two way radios.