Teachers who responded to the 2012-2013 school year survey told us what they have to say about BizWorld.org’s programs:
97% agree or strongly agree that our programs helped their students learn how to work together to solve problems.
93% agree or strongly agree that our programs made their students stronger critical thinkers.
94% of our teachers report that our programs are effective at teaching basic business and finance skills.
We gathered student data from nearly 3000 students who submitted pre- and post-assessments and:
On average, classes increased their scores by 63% after participating in the program.
Low-income students make the largest gains after participating in the program, with an average percent change of 76%.
Third grade students on average make the largest gains from the beginning to the end of the program, with an average percent change of 111%, effectively doubling their knowledge.