Parent Engagement

Randomized controlled trial study conducted?

Ignited Minds

Mission

Ignited Minds mission is to provide free tutoring to New Mexico students to advance their academic achievement and self-esteem through school success. Their values are that they respect and honor every student’s learning needs.

Program Description

Ignited Mind provides free tutoring to New Mexico middle and high school students with the long term objective of improving the graduation rate and surpass the 88% national high school graduation rate. They will facilitate this with direct tutoring services to students in active and strategic school partnerships.
Our goal is to establish an annual summer math camp for 75-100 students and to establish in-house tutoring centers at our school partner schools.

Type of service
Tutoring Program
Technology Platform
Academic Intervention
Year Started
2020
Headquarter Location (City, State)
Santa Fe, New Mexico
States of Operation
New Mexico
Operation Locations
New Mexico state-wide
Most recent number of students served
2000
Subject Offered
English Language Arts (ELA),
Math,
Reading,
Science,
Social Studies
Grade Levels
7th Grade,
8th Grade,
9th Grade,
10th Grade,
11th Grade,
12th Grade
Languages Offered
English,
Spanish
Other languages
Arabic
Percentage of tutors who can speak a language other than English
20%
Setting
During School
Out of School
Delivery Mode
Blended
In-Person
Student-Tutor Ratio
1:1 and 4:1
Number of Sessions Per Week
Varies
Number of Minutes Per Session
60
Number of Weeks Per Program
52
Does your program engage with parents?
Yes
Family Engagement Description

Engage parents so they too can support their students with encouragement and motivation.

Organization Type
Nonprofit
Customer Type
Parent
School
Student
Cost to District/ School/ Non-Profit
~$40-50k for schools for an academic year. We expect grantors and donors to support our services.
Cost to Student
$0
Type of Tutor
Volunteer
Other tutor type
Retired professions and student teachers
Randomized controlled trial (RCT) study conducted?
No
Quasi-experimental (QED) study conducted?
No
Contact Name
Liv Turner

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