Lynchburg, VA, Nov 6, 2013 Virginia schools that implemented the game-based ST Math blended learning program in 2012-13 experienced triple the growth rate in math scale scores on the Virginia Standards of Learning tests, compared to other similar schools. Schools serving low-income, high-needs students across Virginia piloted ST Math last year thanks to a partnership between the Cisco Foundation, the Virginia Department of Education and the nonprofit MIND Research Institute.

“While our students love JiJi the penguin, we knew they were learning math concepts and building important problem solving skills in the process,” said Scott Brabrand, Superintendent of Lynchburg City Schools,...

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