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Knowledge-First Empowerment Center

Listing Last Update: October 23, 2018

Location

2651 Cartwright Rd
Suite C
Missouri City, TX 77459
www.knowledge-first.org

Primary Contact

James Allen

(281) 499-8315

know1st@yahoo.com

Educational services

  • Reading and writing
  • To study for high school equivalency
  • English language
  • Math
  • How to use Computers/Technology
  • Volunteer at a Program

Instruction Type

  • Classroom
  • Computer

Program Overview

Knowledge-First, Inc. provides educational services that inspire exceptionality while providing for the attainment of proficiencies that lead to lifelong resiliency.

Since 2001, the Knowledge-First Empowerment Center has been specializing in preparing today's learners to meet today's educational and employment demands and the systemic challenges of tomorrow. The Knowledge-First Empowerment Center provides educational services, including afterschool tutoring, summer academic and enrichment camps and adult literacy services. These educational components augment the reasoning capability and maximize the unique potential of all learners. We provide various opportunities to engage and contribute in higher level thinking activities as we fashion our academic and enrichment components to inspire critical and diverse thinking. Throughout the learning cycle, we work collaboratively with our students to illustrate the relationship between the acquisition of knowledge and the personal relevancy of this information. Because of this attention to both subject matter and more importantly, to the students themselves, our learners soon become self-directed in their thirst for knowledge. Furthermore, understanding that education not only addresses the intellectual capacities, we also develop character, healthy lifestyles and proficiencies that lead to life-long resiliency. Our adult literacy services include not only academic services, but financial, computer and workforce literacy as well. Through our empowermental approach, Knowledge-First inspires learners to value the educational environment, themselves and the contributions of others. We believe, as did Plato, that the purpose and ultimate value of education is not to stick thoughts into the pupils' head, but to inspire them to think for themselves. Wisdom~Honor~Perseverance

Hours of operation: 8:30-6:00 M-F / 9:00-4:00 SAT.

Cost info: We offer free GED, ESL, computer, workforce and family literacy programs. For learners who are in high school and need additional credits to graduate or to ensure that they do not “fall behind”, we have evening “credit recovery” classes. Please call or email for additional information.

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Program Status:
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