Benefit of BrainWare SAFARI at a Leading Private School in Argentina
|40 4th grade students, 20 in treatment, 21 in comparison group, native Spanish-speaking, St. Andrews Scots School, Buenos Aires, Argentina
|BrainWare SAFARI was used 3 sessions per week, 30 minutes per session, 13 weeks
|Diagnostic Achievement Battery, 3rd Edition (DAB-3), in English
SUMMARY OF FINDINGS
Students who received BrainWare SAFARI improved their performance to a greater degree on all areas of the DAB-3 in their second language, English. The greatest improvement on the median percentile improvement was on Mathematics: Reasoning. Two other areas of significant impact on the median percentile scores were Characteristics and Writing: Contextual Language. Speaking and Reading comprehension were also positively impacted. The overall trend across all areas tested showed greater improvement for the treatment group over the no-treatment comparison group.