PCS Latest News and Invite to 9.12 Open House
PCS Welcomes Creya Learning to Boise
Creya Learning is an innovative education company focused on equipping children with skills, literacies, competencies and the attitude needed to thrive in the dynamic world of the 21st Century. In FY2012 PCS established a partnership with Creya Learning, a company focused on bringing PCS experiential learning to students throughout India. Most recent progress includes a complete alignment of the PCS curriculum with the Indian education standards known as the CBC and the establishment of an active sales force promoting PCS-Creya programs into Indian schools. We are delighted to welcome the CEO of Creya Learning, who will be visiting our headquarters and attending our Open House scheduled for Sept. 12th.
PCS Mentioned in Upcoming Conrad Foundation Global Newsletter
PCS is pleased to be a Partner Champion for the Spirit of Innovation Challenge, sponsored by the Conrad Foundation. www.conradawards.org. The Spirit of Innovation Challenge engages student teams from 44 countries during its annual competition. Using science, technology, engineering and math skills, teams develop innovative products to help solve global and local problems while supporting global sustainability. As part of the program, the Conrad Challenge matches participants with world-renowned scientists, engineers and entrepreneurs as mentors to assist with advanced academic and business principles.
PCS was informed we will be receiving a mention in their latest newsletter which will go out to their student teams, corporate sponsors such as Battelle, PepsiCo, Mondelez International, Griffin Communications Group and Loeb & Loeb, LLP, Boeing Co., Lockheed Martin other Champion Partners including: American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, American Society of Nutrition and Sigma Xi and Government Sponsors such as NASA and The President’s Council on Fitness. We are pleased to support the efforts of the Conrad Foundation in fostering innovation and student leadership around the globe.
The Conrad Foundation is working to raise $40,000 in 40 days in order to fund grants for current and alumni students who want to move forward with developing the products they conceptualized as part of the Spirit of Innovation Challenge. Your donation will go directly to student projects in the form of innovation grants, development funds, travel stipends, patent assistance, and so much more. If you would like to support their mission please a $7 donation helps move them toward the finish line. (7 is the number of years the program has operated.) Every dollar will be matched to double your contribution. If you would like to personally support this program, please use this link and share it with others: http://igg.me/at/conrad.
PCS Welcomes you to our Open House on Thursday Sept. 12th
PCS Edventures invites you to find more about the exciting events happening at the company and meet our new executive staff at our Open House this Thursday, Sept. 12th from 5-8 p.m. Come meet our Indian partners, meet our team engaged in providing STEM education in Saudi Arabia and visit our new PCS Edventures Lab where teams of students will be engaged in “hands-on” robotics education. We think all of these kids are amazing superstars. There will be light refreshments and beverages. Please RSVP me at Jolene@edventures.com or feel free to call me at 1-208-343-3110 ext 121.
We look forward to seeing you next week.
PCS is inspiring the leaders of tomorrow!
PCS Edventures, Inc.