Office of Accountability

Supplemental Educational Services
Service Summary Information

Tech Movement, Inc.

March 21, 2014

1.

Name of organization:

Tech Movement, Inc.

Primary location:

2245 Westchester Ave
Bronx, New York  10462

Contact information:
(phone / email / website):

Phone: 718.239.1418
Fax:     718.239.1419
Email:techmovement@yahoo.com
Website: www.techmovement.com external link

LEAs where service will be provided:

All eligible NYC schools

2.

Years provider has delivered service:

2 years

3.

Evidence that services have been effective:

Tech Movement Inc. utilizes research validated software programs tat are aligned to New York State educational standards.

4.

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

Tech Movement utilizes software programs that integrate leveled trade books, teacher materials, and interactive computer technology to help young readers build essential reading skills.  Our software programs, also provides different levels of challenge and support for each individual student and teaches them directly about the reading comprehension strategies used in our software programs.

5.

Grade level(s) the provider will serve:

K-8th

6.

Content area(s) provider will serve:

English Language Arts, Reading and Mathematics

7.

Number of sessions provided per week, if applicable:

2 After-School weekday sessions or 1 Saturday session

8.

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

2 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 1- June 30
2 after-school weekday sessions or
1 Saturday session.  Total of 60 service hours over a 14-16 week period.

10.

Type of instruction:

Computer-Based Instruction (1:1) with teacher support.  Students interact (1:1) with computer software programs.  Teacher an d instructors serve as facilitators to monitor student progress and provide targeted guidance to individual students.

10a

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

Tech Movement Inc. has Lead Teachers with Special Education New York State certifications and a combined 25 years of experience teaching students with various learning disabilities.  Our software programs also provide: universal accessibility features to meet needs of students with disabilities.

10b

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

Tech Movement, Inc. software programs are available in Spanish versions and provide a contextual glossary, including Spanish translations.  Tech Movement, Inc. software is aligned to state standards and addresses the needs of struggling readers, English language learners and special education students. 

11.

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

Licensed State Certified Teachers and Trained Instructors on staff.

12.

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

Computer generated assessment methods and reporting methods are actively embedded in Tech Movement Inc. software, which allows Tech Movement Inc. personnel to monitor each child's progress in the area of literacy and mathematics bi-weekly.

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: March 21, 2014