Soundfield systems, and those who have experience with them, have been able to provide overwhelming evidence of the advantages of using them within a classroom environment. Approximately 96% of teachers involved with Soundfield studies noted an overall improvements in the attention, listening and comprehension of their students and Primary level teachers rated Soundfield systems as the most useful piece of technology to aid with teaching. They have shown a belief that good acoustics within a classroom are equally as important as good lighting when attempting to provide students with the perfect learning environment.
Due to the increased in ability to hear clearly, students have been shown to be more than twice as likely to make increased gains in their literacy skills, in addition to also liking the Soundfield system as it makes it a lot easier for them to hear whats being said by their teacher. In recent studies comparing both Soundfield and non-Soundfield classes, it found that teachers were required to spend much less time directing attention to individual students in order to repeat instructions or keep their attention.