DreamBox is Proven Effective at Math Instruction

Research organizations have measured the effectiveness of DreamBox Learning© in teaching math and improving achievement for students.

SRI study finds DreamBox increases math test scores, as assessed by NWEA

Result: Independent research firm SRI found that at three Rocketship Education schools in California, students who received additional online math instruction from DreamBox Learning scored an average of 2.3 points higher on the NWEA mathematics test than students who didn't receive the additional DreamBox Learning instruction. These gains are equivalent to progressing 5.5 points in percentile ranking in just 16 weeks. According to the authors, the results suggest that DreamBox “improved student math achievement in a comprehensive way.” Hear Rocketship's CEO discuss the study results.

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2nd grade Assessment Study

Result: 19% increase in test scores after 7 hours of instruction in DreamBox over 2 weeks. Based on paper-and-pencil before and after tests comparable to achievement tests used for accountability under No Child Left Behind (NCLB).

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Embedded Assessment Study

Result: 50% improvement in achievement tests on curriculum units students completed in DreamBox Learning. Embedded assessments measured progress of students, ages 4-8, who used DreamBox at least 3 times over 2 months for additional math instruction.

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