Iowa STEM Scale-Up Funding Now Available for Drone Education
BOISE, Idaho, Jan. 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- PCS Edventures!, Inc., (PCSV) a leading provider of K-12 Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) education programs and drone products, today announced that as of January 10 the Iowa Governor’s STEM Advisory Council has begun accepting applications for educators to receive access to highly-vetted STEM programs, including its Ready, Set, Drone! program for upper elementary and middle school students.
Mike Bledsoe, President of PCS Edventures commented, "All of us here at PCS Edventures are excited about our partnership with the Iowa Governor’s STEM Advisory Council. Being selected for the STEM Scale-Up program is a great indicator of market growth and demand for top notch STEM curriculum. This allows PCS Edventures to expand our STEM expertise into the state of Iowa and bring our most popular drone enrichment program to more Iowa educators and students."
“The first priority established by Iowa’s STEM Council a decade ago was that all children, regardless of geography or demography, will have access to top-notch STEM learning opportunities. The means for achieving that priority, the Scale-Up Program, was launched in 2012 and has stadily grown in reach and impact,” said Jeff Weld, executive director of the Iowa Governor’s STEM Advisory Council. “Today, educators, learners and communities have a powerful and trusted mechanism for vetting and trying out the best STEM teaching tools out there, second to no one in terms of access.”
The Iowa STEM Scale-Up program is open to both formal and informal educators. Those who successfully apply for Ready, Set, Drone! will receive step-by-step lesson plans, drone equipment, a paid three-day professional development workshop and ongoing support from PCS Edventures. All educators are invited to attend a free informational webinar on January 19, 2022 at 4pm Central Time and to visit iowastem.org/scale-up-application to submit an application.
For more information about PCS Edventures!, Inc., visit our website.
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About PCS Edventures!, Inc.
PCS Edventures!, Inc. (OTCPK: PCSV) is a Boise, Idaho company that designs and delivers technology-rich products and services for the K-12 market that develop 21st-century skills. PCS programs emphasize experiential learning in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM). https://edventures.com/.
This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Act of 1934; actual results could differ materially from such statements.
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