Office of Accountability

Supplemental Educational Services
Service Summary Information

The Knowledge Project

1.

Name of organization:

The Knowledge Project

Primary location:

111 John Street, Suite 700
New York, NY 10038

Contact information:
(phone / email / website):

212-346-9933

mhunnewell@theknowledgeproject.org
www.theknowledgeproject.org external link

LEAs where service will be provided:

NYC

2.

Years provider has delivered service:

7 years

3.

Evidence that services have been effective:

Repeated requests to provide services. Assessment reports.  (Metis Associates Inc).

4.

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

Reading our writing

5.

Grade level(s) the provider will serve:

K - 4 and 5 - 8

6.

Content area(s) provider will serve:

ELA, SS Humaities, Technology, Arts

7.

Number of sessions provided per week, if applicable:

2 sessions per group per week

8.

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

90 minutes

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;):

minimum 10 weeks, available for sesrvices Sept. 1 - July 31 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. availability

10.

Type of instruction:

Reading and writing processes

10a

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

TKP uses a strength-based, developmental approach to instruction

10b

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

TKP uses a strength-based, developmental approach to instruction.

11.

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

Program training by certified teaching specialists or accomplished writers.

12.

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

Reports are submitted after each session.  Shared with teachers bi-monthly and with parents monthly.

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:

Publications of student writings can be produced.

Last Updated: March 21, 2014