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We are happy to speak with reporters and editors and share our success stories or provide our perspective on math learning for struggling learners. We can provide references to schools in your area if you are working on a local story. Call Tina Hamilton, National Director of Sales and Marketing at 206-331-3886, or Chuck Grant, President, at 510-524-5525.

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Instructional software is proven to improve learning.
U.S. Department of Education (2008). Foundations for Success: The final report of the National Mathematics Advisory Panel.
Use of Multi-media to provide alternate forms of representation improves effectiveness and addition of graphs, diagrams, conceptual activities, and video lessons reduces students' cognitive load.
Mayer, R.E. (1997). Multi-media learning: Are we asking the right questions? Educational Psychologist. 32(1), 1-19.
Technology-infused interventions . . .  were the top model predictor of improved high stakes test scores, dropout rate reduction and improved discipline.
Greaves et al (2010). Project Red Key Findings, ISTE Presentation.
A test-reteach-retest model that targets and remediates individual skill weaknesses dramatically accelerates learning in classroom use.
Bloom, B.S. (1984). The 2 sigma problem: the search for methods of group instruction as effective as one-to-one tutoring. Educational Researcher, 13 (6), 4-16.
More than 60 percent of the 40,000 first-time freshmen admitted to the California State University require remedial education in English, mathematics or both.
Early Assessment Program (2010). California State board of Education and California State University.