|Product Studied||BrainWare SAFARI|
|Subjects||Male and female students, grades 5-9, homeschooled with support, Circle of Independent Learners (COIL) Charter School, Fremont, CA|
|Usage||BrainWare SAFARI was used 3 sessions per week, 30-60 minutes per session, 17 weeks|
|Assessment||BrainWare Cognitive Rating Scale|
SUMMARY OF FINDINGS
The program was implemented with fidelity to the recommended protocol and students got sufficient time and intensity of usage to impact their cognitive functioning. The students experienced significant improvement in their cognitive functioning across all of the areas assessed (Memory, Perceptual Processing, Thinking and Attention). The behavioral trait noted as improving for the most number of students was "Works Independently." This is a skill that is particularly valued at COIL.