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Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Classroom is a adult education center based in New York, NY that was founded in 1992. As of 2019 they had $4.9 million in revenue and $7.1 million in assets.

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Program areas at Classroom

Direct support to partners: Classroom, Inc. partners with schools and community-based organizations in high poverty communities across the united states to provide turn-key curriculum, and resources along with unique workplace literacy learning game experiences to support school day and out-of-school time learning and addition, Classroom, Inc. offers educators in-person and virtual coaching support to improve student outcomes and transform the way educators use project-based and personalized learning tools to improve student outcomes. Some of Classroom, inc.'s school partner sites also serve as our "learning labs," informing our digital production and ensuring that we are always designing from real-life experience.

Research and assessment:classroom, Inc. conducts research to assess the impact of its programs on students and to provide regular feedback that enables continuous improvement. Both internal and external evaluations have consistently shown that our programs effectively improve students' literacy, reading attitudes and behaviors, 21st century skills, and college- and career-readiness.

Curriculum development & resources for educators: Classroom, Inc. Creates digital learning games and curriculum set in the professional world that foster students' literacy and leadership skills and connect school to life in the workplace. Our suite of literacy learning games, the read to lead series, helps students develop advanced literacy skills, increases career readiness, and builds 21st century skills such as persistence and decision-making. The learning games, curriculum, along with professional development resources for educators are freely accessible online for both school day and out-of-school time use.

Form 990s for Classroom

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-06Oct 2, 2020990View PDF
2018-06Mar 15, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Jan 18, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Jul 12, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Jan 28, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Classroom

Total grants, contributions, etc.$4,863,714
Program services$64,800
Investment income and dividends$10,629
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$-4,068
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$4,935,075

Vendors for Classroom

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Microsoft ServicesSoftware2020-04-23
█████████Content management system software2020-04-11
███ ████████ ██████ ███Tax accounting2020-01-23
████ ████ ████ ██████████Accounting Services$167,6152019-06-01
████ ██████ ████Fundraising Campaign$91,4162019-06-01
████████ ██████ ███Tax accounting2014-12-02

Personnel at Classroom

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Ja' Von JonesChief of Staff-Nov. 12, 2017
Christina OliverChief Program Officer$166,082Oct. 2, 2020
████████ ████████Vice President , Digital Strategy$143,280June 30, 2019
███████ ████████National Director of Professional Learning and School Support-Aug. 10, 2019
██████ ██████Director of Marketing and Communications-Aug. 10, 2019
████ ██████Director of Development-Aug. 10, 2019
██████ ██████Director of Content and Curriculum-Aug. 10, 2019
████ ██████National Director-Aug. 10, 2019
████████ ███████Director of Software Engineering-Aug. 10, 2019
█████ ███████Operations Manager-Aug. 10, 2019
...and 13 more key personnel

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