Research and Validity

This report summarizes findings from a research project aimed at determining the effects of usage of Scott Foresman Science in school districts that adopted the program. A successful program must fulfill requirements at many levels:

  1. The program must comply with State and Local Curriculum guidelines and frameworks.
  2. The program must provide solid support for teachers in the classroom.
  3. Most important of all, the program must enable children – all children - to learn.