“I have students who will work on Study Buddy when they won’t do any other work all week. In a facility like ours, discipline problems are frequent. When I have a Study Buddy day, students are on task. There are few or no behavior problems. Many students’ overall grades improve.”
Anne Barto, STEM and Career Teacher, Brevard Group Treatment Home
Brainchild provides academic and social-emotional improvement at juvenile justice settings. The Study Buddy electronic tutor helps struggling learners “Study Better, Score Higher” through personalized, self-paced instruction.
At-risk youth programs report that Study Buddy devices:
- Engage students more than any other educational program
- Improve academic comprehension
- Promote calm and participative behavior
Basics Skills Series: Reading, Writing, Vocabulary Building, & Math
Mechanics teaches all the basic skills that should have been mastered in grades 1 to 8. Content is written for adults, not revised from children’s programs. Mechanics is aligned to TABE and ABLE.
GED Series: Math and Language Arts
75% of students who fail the GED fail because of the highly challenging math adopted by the GED Testing Service in 2014. Two Study Buddy cartridges cover GED Math.