Category: Modular Classrooms

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Modular Buildings: The Solution for Growing Colleges and Universities

While a growing student population is a positive sign for any college or university, limited building space can make educating a larger number of students difficult. When traditional construction is time-consuming and often expensive, what other options are available for growing colleges and universities? Satellite Shelters has the solution: modular buildings. Using modular swing space […]

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Teaching in a Modular Classroom This Year? Make the Most of a Temporary Environment

As schools around the United States are pressed for space and operating on a limited budget, many are turning toward portable classrooms as a solution to their space problems. If you’re teaching in a modular classroom or portable classroom this year, then you may feel overwhelmed or off-balance, especially if it’s your first time doing […]

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Used Portable Classrooms for Sale for Your Tulsa, OK, School District

From Owasso to Broken Arrow and beyond, Tulsa, OK, area school districts are faced with overcrowding and increasing budget constraints. Limited resources and tight budgets can make it difficult for school districts in Oklahoma to find an affordable, efficient solution that will work for students, faculty, and staff. Thankfully, Satellite Shelters in Tulsa provides used […]

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How Portable Classrooms Support Social Distancing

For some schools, classroom overcrowding has posed issues for years—long before the stressors of a pandemic were added to the mix. Whether your classroom will operate online or in person, this coming academic year will dive into uncharted waters for students and teachers alike. Not only will masks be required at many schools due to […]

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Should I Consider Using Modular Classrooms to Assist My Growing School District in Cincinnati?

Everyone who lives in and around Cincinnati knows how great a city and a metro area it is. From the picturesque Great American Ball Park on the riverside to the thrilling King’s Island amusement park in Mason, there are many unique attractions and things to do in the area. It’s no accident that at 2.1 […]

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Modular Classrooms: Wiley Middle School Case Study

When schools outgrow their campuses or lose buildings to storms or other disasters, the transition to new learning spaces can be difficult. Construction time and costs can be major burdens on students, faculty, and administrators alike. Luckily, modular classrooms are often the most efficient answer to the temporary or permanent replacement of conventional school buildings. […]

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Outside the Box: Modular Classroom Design Ideas

Enrollment at school districts, like those in Dallas, TX, and other parts of the country is rising at a rapid rate. Unfortunately, schools’ budgets can seldom keep pace with growing student populations. As administrators look for ways to deal with shrinking budgets and growing class sizes, modular buildings are emerging as a quick, affordable. We’ve […]

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5 Myths of Portable Classrooms

Overcrowded classrooms are forcing school administrators around the country to come up with creative solutions. Modular buildings are designed to handle classroom overflow efficiently and affordably, but administrators often face objections from parents and other community members. Most arguments against portable classrooms are based on false perceptions, but Satellite Shelters is here to bust those […]

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Setting SMART Goals to Solve Your Classroom Space Needs

Establishing a comfortable learning environment for students and planning for additional classroom space can be challenging, demanding, tedious, and a little overwhelming. If you’re in a position that may require exploring modular construction, Satellite Shelters can help. Let us help you set SMART goals to stay on track to get your classroom space needs met […]

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Benefits of Modular vs. Traditional Classroom Construction

Dive deeper into two benefits for schools to utilize portable classrooms when they run out of space.

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