OLYMPIA, Wash., April 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- SchoolTutoring Academy has become a sponsor of Mathworks, an initiative of Texas State University. This sponsorship is part of SchoolTutoring Academy's commitment to helping college-bound students excel in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) programs.
"We are excited about bringing on SchoolTutoring Academy as a sponsor of our programs. The Mathworks model programs engage young people to reach for the highest plateaus of mathematics achievement. Funding provides crucial support to prepare the nation's next generation of leaders in math, science, and technology," said Andrew Hsiau, Program Specialist with Mathworks.
In 2012, SchoolTutoring Academy launched a pilot program of a new academic learning plan, curriculum, and technology platform geared toward high school students focused on entering college programs in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) disciplines. With curated academic materials and specially-trained tutors who are familiar with STEM-specific learning needs, this pilot programs has successfully transitioned into an integral part of SchoolTutoring Academy's suite of K-12 tutoring-service offerings.
"Identifying non-profit organizations that share our vision that STEM-based programs will represent a key driver of future growth and employment of students was a key factor in selecting the Texas State University's Mathworks program," reports Nathan Arora, Vice President of Educators Group, SchoolTutoring's parent company. He continues, "We hope this announcement serves to encourage other non-profits to reach out to us with partnership and sponsorship opportunities that promote this shared vision."
About SchoolTutoring Academy
SchoolTutoring Academy, a leading educational services company providing tutoring programs for kindergarten through 12th grade students, offers a variety of flexible and affordable tutoring plans. Our highly qualified tutors deliver one-on-one, personalized instruction to aid students in understanding the subject matter and guide students through the process of problem solving. Tutoring services offered in the USA, from San Francisco to Miami, and in Canadian cities such as Vancouver and Toronto. For more information, please visit: http://www.schooltutoring.com.
About Mathworks at Texas State University
Mathworks is a center for mathematics education at Texas State University – San Marcos with core programs of Summer Math Camps, Teacher Training, and Curriculum Development. The Mathworks Junior Summer Math Camp and Honors Summer Math Camp are nationally recognized as two of the premier summer programs in the country. For more information about Mathworks, see www.txstate.edu/mathworks.
Nathan Arora, Vice President of Educators Group – 1-877-452-6669
SOURCE SchoolTutoring Academy