Office of Accountability

Supplemental Educational Services
Service Summary Information

Rocket Learning

1.

Name of organization:

Rocket Learning

Primary location:

1000 Park Centre Boulevard, Suite 112
Miami, Florida 33169

Contact information:
(phone / email / website):

Matthew Mugo Fields, President

(646) 291-9004 matthewfields@rocketlearning.net

www.rocketlearning.net external link

LEAs where service will be provided:

All Districts/LEAs in New York State

2.

Years provider has delivered service:

3 years

3.

Evidence that services have been effective:

Program incorporates instructional methods and curricula that have been proven to help diverse groups of learners achieve significant academic gains in a relatively short period of time.

4.

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

Lift Off in Literacy / Lift Off in Math

5.

Grade level(s) the provider will serve:

K-12

6.

Content area(s) provider will serve:

English Language Arts (Reading and Writing) and Mathematics

7.

Number of sessions provided per week, if applicable:

1 to 6 sessions per week

8.

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

Two hours (on average)

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 1 – August 31

10.

Type of instruction:

Small Group Instruction

10a

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

We provide learning plans and a curriculum that are customized to handle the learning needs of students with disabilities.  We employ many teachers with a demonstrated record of success serving students with disabilities.

10b

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

We provide learning plans and a curriculum that are customized to handle the learning needs of students with limited English proficiency.  We employ many teachers with a demonstrated record of success serving students with limited English proficiency.

11.

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

Professional Teachers (Bachelors degree + teaching/tutoring experience)

12.

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

Student Learning Plans, Interim Progress Reports and Final Progress Reports are provided via direct mail, “backpack” mailers and/or Parent/Teacher Conferences.

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, Instructional services are provided at students’ school or nearby location.

14.

Additional relevant information:

Rocket Learning is a minority owned and operated company that was specifically founded to provide high quality supplemental educational services. Our objective is to help our students acquire the skills they need to succeed in school and in life. We have successfully tutored more than 150,000 students and achieved an average student gain of 25% in Literacy and 37% in Math on criterion referenced assessments.

Last Updated: March 21, 2014