Einstein Learning Center Inc
Rating: 1 stars 1 1 review 352
847 Cleveland Street Suite D-100 Greenville SC 29601 USA
The primary exempt purpose is to provide education to middle school children who have been diagnosed with adhd and/or similar challenges.
Provided specialized education to 60 middle school children diagnosed with adhs/add learning disabilities.
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I was a volunteer, donor and parent to a student at this institution. Over the course of more than a year, we were repeatedly told that certain services (ex: Interactive Metronome, autism support, individualized educational plans) were part of the program, then told they were not available because of lack of funds, lack of staff, etc. Meanwhile, virtually all fund raising money went to a "future building" fund, versus the program itself, while donors and participants were led to believe it went to the children being served. The school was in operation for more than 5 years before bylaws were written. A board member wrote a proposal in July 2011 expressing concerns that the school was not providing promised services, but his proposal was not approved. Turnover of students enrolled May 2011 to September 2011 is follows: of 25 students, five "graduated", and seven elected to leave. That's more than 25%. Since leaving, we have learned from the secretary of State's office that the school failed to file either an application or exemption to solicit funds in South Carolina for 2010 or 2011, although the Gala event netted more than $14,000 October 2010. Money which went to the "future building fund" vs the children being "served". Or not.
I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
my role as a parent of a student with disabilities, a volunteer and a donor.
If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...
Elect a new board that is committed to the stated mission statement. Allocate the funds currently being held for a "future building" to providing the program which is advertised and promoted. Let donors to the Gala event know where the funds actually go.
This organization is such a wonderful cause. They help so many adults get there GED, learn to speak English, and enhance their... more »
- Greenville, SC
Mrs. Martin was an amazing educator. She touched my life when I was in high school, and I became a teacher because of her example.... more »
- Greenville, SC