Office of Accountability

Supplemental Educational Services
Service Summary Information

Babbage Net School, Inc.

1.

Name of organization:

Babbage Net School, Inc.

Primary location:

1600 Highway 6 South
Sugar Land, TX 77478

Contact information:
(phone / email / website):

Nozer Buchia
Phone: 281-313-5811
Fax: 218-313-5803
Email: BabbageNetSchool@yahoo.com
www.babbagenetschool.com

LEAs where service will be provided:

All Areas

2.

Years provider has delivered service:

5 years

3.

Evidence that services have been effective:

The online courses have been very successful with students receiving high marks on Regents exams and Advanced Placement exams. The instructional program has been in use since 1994 and studies have shown marked improvement in student performance on standardized tests.

4.

Title of the instructional program, curriculum series to be used (if appropriate):

SkillsTutor from Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

5.

Grade level(s) the provider will serve:

K-12

6.

Content area(s) provider will serve:

English language arts, reading, and mathematics

7.

Number of sessions provided per week, if applicable:

Unlimited

8.

Average length of each service session (minutes/hours):

Students can use the program at any time and can stay online for as long as they want. Usually, depending on the age of the student, a student can concentrate on their work from 30 minutes to a couple of hours.

9.

Duration of the available service period (e.g. September 1 – June 30; September 1 – August 31; weekends only; summer school only; specific number of weeks or hours, other, etc;):

Sept.1 - Aug. 31

10.

Type of instruction:

Students work on their individual instruction program over the internet. Teachers are available online to answer questions and give extra help.

10a

Description of methods and strategies for serving eligible students with disabilities:

 

10b

Description of methods and strategies for serving eligible students with limited English proficiency:

 

11.

Qualifications of the service provider(s)/instructor(s):

The teachers are all certified and managed by an experienced school administrator.

12.

Reports to parents, teachers, and LEA (Content, frequency, method of delivery):

None required

13.

Will transportation to the service location be provided at no charge if requested? (Note: LEAs are not required to provide or pay for transportation)

This is an online  self-paced learning computer aided program. The student can progress as fast as their ability allows or move as slowly as necessary to achieve success. Regular access to an Internet ready computer is necessary.

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Additional relevant information:

 

Last Updated: March 20, 2014