Press: PCS Helps Idaho Schools Step Into The Future With STEM Education
BOISE, Idaho – July 11, 2012 – PCS Edventures!.com, Inc., (OTCBB: PCSV-News) a leading provider of K-16 programs focused on Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), today announced recent sales growth and presence in the state of Idaho.
Through strategic and returning sales, PCS already has a presence in over 350 classrooms in Idaho and the Vallivue School District recently placed a purchase order for three new “Academy of Engineering” classroom kits.
Suzy Haislip, who manages sales in the state of Idaho, said, “We love doing business in Idaho;, the schools in Vallivue are a prime example of how PCS can help teachers integrate STEM into their classrooms and curriculum.” The expanding Vallivue implementation now consists of PCS STEM labs and curriculum used at multiple levels, including elementary, middle, and high school.
PCS also has three years of involvement with i-STEM, a statewide effort to support science, technology, engineering, and math education. Kellie Dean, PCS Director of Training, serves on the program’s marketing committee and works to help teachers infuse STEM into their classrooms.
“We have been involved with i-STEM since its inception,” Dean said. “Our work with the program resulted in the integration of our products into 75 classrooms over the past three years.”
Also of note is the recent opening of the PCS Center for STEM Education in Boise, located on the campus of Sage International Charter School. This unique public-private education model is providing STEM opportunities to Treasure Valley students unavailable anywhere else in the world.
To learn more about PCS’s presence in Idaho and worldwide, visit the PCS News website. http://pcsedu.com/news/?page_id=565
About PCS Edventures!
PCS Edventures!.com, Inc. (PCS) designs and delivers educational products and services to the K-16 market that develop 21st century skills. PCS programs emphasize hands-on experiences in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) and have been deployed at over 7,000 sites in all 50 United States and 17 foreign countries. Additional information is available at http://www.edventures.com.
PCS Edventures is headquartered in Boise, Idaho, and its common stock is listed on the OTC Bulletin Board under the symbol “PCSV.”
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