(August 18, 2014) – A Department of Defense Education Activity Grant evaluation of elementary science programs that incorporate Pitsco Education Science Missions revealed significant gains in state testing by students in Grades 3-5 in Okaloosa County, FL.

The goal for the Interact, Investigate, and Transform Grant was for at least 80% of military students in five targeted schools to achieve gains in science of 1% in 2012 and 2% in 2013. Instead, the third, fourth, and fifth graders combined to register a 14% gain on the Discovery Education Assessment for science during the two-year period. As part of their experience, all...

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