Engaging and Empowering Students

Success Stories

Since 1971, student-centric learning has been our core focus. This approach has resulted in story after story of student and educator success. We foster said success with educator enablement and active learning. We provide products, activities, curricula, and solutions that help bring lessons to life. We wholeheartedly believe when students are engaged in hands-on, minds-on work, they collaborate, they communicate, and they flourish. Moreover, this approach allows educators to have the opportunity to serve students at all levels and establish genuine connections. Talk about win-win!

There are countless stories we can share. There are testimonials of triumphs in the classroom, stories of unexpected growth and development, and examples of inspiration. Read on.

Featured Success Stories

Find many more accounts of light bulb moments, improved scores, and enlivened classrooms.

“At times, they have individual accountability, sometimes small teams, sometimes large teams. They’re learning those skills of how to communicate, collaborate, support, how to assess, how to provide feedback and accomplish something, which is pretty powerful.”

– Dr. Gregory Firn, superintendent, Anson County, North Carolina

“Above all, I have a program in place that students can use to solve disagreements. Aside from the excellent science content, this program is about developing interpersonal and communication skills.”

– Vicki Royse Koller, Temple Beth Am Day School, Miami, Florida

“Sometimes I have trouble and they [members of the four-person crew] help me with it. I couldn’t figure something out in my last group, and Wilson helped me out because he was in my group.”

– Austin, fifth-grade student, Elmore City-Pernell Elementary School, Elmore City, Oklahoma