The Skills21 model features a rich combination of (1) digital challenge-based learning courses, (2) high quality professional development, (3) experiential learning events, and (4) the nationally recognized Student Innovation Expo. Through a series of rigorous research studies supported by the US Department of Education and the National Science Foundation, EdAdvance has demonstrated:

STEM21 Academy i3 Final Evidence Report
Education Development Center

Centered On Results, Assessing the Impact of Student-Centered Learning
Nellie Mae Education Foundation, April 2015

Blended Instruction: Exploring Student-Centered Pedagogical Strategies to Promote a Technology-Enhanced Learning Environment
Center for 21st Century Skills at EDUCATION CONNECTION, 2013