SOURCE: PCS Edventures!

June 01, 2005 08:00 ET

PCS Edventures! Announces Chicago Area Installations

BOISE, ID -- (MARKET WIRE) -- June 1, 2005 -- PCS Edventures! (OTC BB: PCSV) today announced the successful deployment of multiple PCS Edventures! Learning lab solutions into the Chicago area through a partnership with GreenApple Camps, a Naperville, Illinois-based education company.

GreenApple will be offering "Active Edventures" camps utilizing curriculum and lab materials from the PCS Academy of Engineering and the PCS Edventures! lab programs. These summer programs will be available in multiple locations in the Chicago area including Benedictine University, Northern Illinois University, Waubonsee Community College, and Lincolnshire and Vernon Township. In addition, GreenApple camps will be providing all summer students with additional opportunities to continue with their Edventures curriculum adventures through Edventures Online throughout the year.

"We are so excited to be working with a world-class organization like Green Apple," said Suzy Haislip, Regional Sales Manager for PCS Edventures! "Green Apple focuses on providing fun, educationally sound programs and our labs are perfect for inspiring, motivating, and educating children in an engaging, hands-on fashion."

Dee Guiney, GreenApple Area Vice President, said, "PCS Edventures! Learning Labs were an excellent choice for GreenApple due to the depth and breadth of their offerings and their outstanding customer service. We wanted to emphasize a local flavor in our camps and their curriculum development group responded by crafting a wonderful camp curriculum series focusing on Chicago Architecture. Few vendors we have worked with have ever been so responsive and we are delighted to have found PCS Edventures!"

About PCS Edventures!

PCS Edventures! is the recognized leader in design, development and delivery of hands-on, project based learning labs to the K-14 market worldwide. It has sold and installed more than 2,500 hands-on, Engineering, Robotics & Science labs at public and private schools, pre-schools, Boys & Girls Clubs, YMCAs, and other after-school programs in all 50 states in the U.S., as well as sites in 13 countries Internationally. The Labs are supported by Edventures! OnLine, which is an Internet-based and accessed program available in multiple languages, through its curriculum, communication, assessment capabilities, and online community features. This site can be accessed from the Labs or from the home. Additional information is at www.edventures.com.

Contact Information

  • Contact Information:

    Financial Contact:
    Christina M. Vaughn
    1.800.429.3110 X 101

    Investor Contact:
    Anthony A. Maher
    1.800.429.3110 X 102
    tmaher@pcsedu.com

    Web Site: www.edventures.com