June 20, 2007, Chicago, IL - The U.S. Department of Education What Works Clearinghouse (WWC) released their Character Education Topic Report on the effectiveness of programs from across the country. Of the 41 program´s reviewed, Positive Action was a clear standout.

The WWC topic report sites that the Positive Action program (PA) was able to scientifically prove "strong evidence of Positive Effects" on both behavior and academic achievement in school-aged children. No other program received this rating in either category.

Research has shown that schools using PA have verifiable improvement in standardized...

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