SOURCE: PCS Edventures!

August 30, 2005 10:00 ET

PCS Edventures! Announces Continued UK Expansion

BOISE, ID -- (MARKET WIRE) -- August 30, 2005 -- PCS Edventures! (OTC BB: PCSV) today announced progress in the UK marketplace with its Learning Labs. PCS Edventures! deployed an initial pilot program into the UK in 2003 to introduce key educators and organizations to the curriculum solutions provided by PCS. A follow-up initiative is now being deployed through a variety of workshops administered by the UK Science, Engineering, Technology and Mathematics Network (SETNET). The PCS BrickLab has been identified as a highly effective and efficient approach to teaching a variety of technological literacy concepts using simple and easily managed materials. Introductory workshops at hundreds of schools are planned for the 2005-2006 UK school calendar.

Joe Egusquiza, PCS International Sales Manager, said, "We are excited to be working with some of the top technology teachers and organizations in the UK and look forward to significant penetration into the UK educational marketplace."

The Science, Engineering, Technology and Mathematics Network (SETNET) is a UK-wide charity that promotes Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) awareness, especially among young people. SETNET aims to help ensure there is a flow of well-motivated, high-quality people going from schools into Science, Technology, Engineering and Math careers and prepare young people for the technological world they live in.

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
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    Web Site: www.edventures.com