Sierra Preparatory School implements Pitsco Algebra Academy for eighth-grade students

SANTA ANA, California – “We had to find a way to get the attention of our students by making Algebra not only fun, but relevant to them,” says Jeff Bishop, principal at Sierra Preparatory Academy in Santa Ana, California. That is a familiar challenge for many schools in California and across the nation. “Instead of just having them memorize facts and rules to solve equations and other unconnected facts to their own lives, we preferred them to be able to apply their learning to building or creating something they would more...

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