Childs Consulting Associates, Inc. has performed a variety of education, training, and product development services since 1978.
We provide technical consulting to school districts in planning, implementing, and evaluating educational technology including:
We identify training needs, then develop and produce customized products to meet those needs. These products include:
We work with clients and their architects and construction managers to plan and implement state-of-the art, advanced technology-equipped facilities. We work with you to provide any or all of these services:
Childs Consulting Associates, Inc., has successfully implemented over 300 technology projects for schools, government agencies, and businesses. We specialize in the specification of integrated telecommunications systems. These systems encompass the use of voice, data, and video for instructional, library automation and administrative purposes. We coordinate systems design, planning, bidding, purchasing, and subsequent installations including staff training and development.
We coordinate our work closely with the institution, the architect, and other consultants. We supply the planning team with information on patterns of academic use of information technology. This information assists in the allocation of space usage, the ergonomics of technology usage by patrons, and the design of flexible use systems.
We coordinate our work closely with our client and its architect and construction manager.
John W. Childs, Ph.D.
Dr. Childs’ degrees include a Doctorate in Curriculum and Instruction and an M.A. in School Administration from Michigan State University. As Professor of Education at Wayne State University, 1965–1994, he directed the Instructional Technology Program, served as Interim Dean of the College of Education, and engaged in extensive research and development work with the application of technology to instruction and administration of schools. He was named Distinguished Educator of the Year in 1989. He is extensively involved in planning and development functions for school programs and facilities.
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