Research Supporting Science Starters and Science Sidekicks

Science Starters and Science Sidekicks are research-based, online tools that help all types of learners to build a solid foundation in science. Read the supporting research


Development of Science Starters

Scientific Minds' education programs are built on sound brain research, best instructional practice, and empirical data. The company's initial Science Starters program was created by a classroom teacher to meet the immediate needs of her students. Read about the development.


Case Study: the Ortega Process  

A high school biology teacher implemented the Biology Starters in a review process that led to a 100% pass rate and increased commended scores by 50%. Read the case study.