Office of Accountability

Supplemental Educational Services
Service Summary Information

Dial-A-Teacher, Inc.

1.

Name of organization:

Dial-A-Teacher, Inc.

Primary location:

30 N. Union St.,
Rochester, NY 14607

Services will be offered at various recreation centers, branches of the Rochester Public Library and eligible schools throughout the City.

Contact information:
(phone / email / website):

Mark Powers
(585)546-2681
or
(585) 262-5000
mpowers@rochester.rr.com

LEAs where service will be provided:

Rochester City School District

2.

Years provider has delivered service:

21 years

3.

Evidence that services have been effective:

Dial-A-Teacher uses research-based methods in the delivery of services. Services are provided by NYS certified and highly qualified teachers in small group sessions.

4.

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

Curriculum used will be aligned with the curriculum used in the student’s school.

5.

Grade level(s) the provider will serve:

K-12

6.

Content area(s) provider will serve:

English language arts (including reading) and mathematics

7.

Number of sessions provided per week, if applicable:

2-4 sessions/week (depending on assessment of student done by teacher)

8.

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

1.5 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;):

September-June

10.

Type of instruction:

Small group sessions (a maximum of 7 students/group)

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):

All instructors are NYS certified teachers and teachers of the Rochester City School District.

12.

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

Monthly reports to parents, teachers and the LEA will include, but not be limited to, information on academic progress and attendance.

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)

No

14.

Additional relevant information:

 

Last Updated: April 26, 2012