Last updated May 30, 2001
Results You'll See
The ThinkingWorks program works - and we can prove it. In 1999, we presented a research paper entitled "Thinking Works: The Effects of a Professional Development Program on Students' Reading and Writing and Teachers' Perceptions" (Carr, Aldinger, Patberg, & Rachor, 1999) to the National Reading Conference. In this research paper, we demonstrate the statistically significant increases in students' scores on tests of reading comprehension and writing. (Summary of student score results)
ThinkingWorks has also been featured several times in the Toledo Blade and is mentioned by name in the Toledo Public Schools 1999-2001 strategic plans for school improvement. (Details)
Perhaps our greatest endorsements come from the teachers and administrators who participate in our courses and workshops. See what they have to say here.