COMMONLIT INC

aka CommonLit   |   Washington, DC   |  www.commonlit.org

Mission

CommonLit helps ensure that all students graduate high school with the reading and writing skills they need to be successful in college and career. Our innovative model uses the power of technology to support teachers with high-quality free digital curriculum and assessment tools.

Ruling year info

2014

CEO

Michelle Brown

Main address

660 Pennsylvania Avenue SE St 302

Washington, DC 20003 USA

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EIN

46-4255260

NTEE code info

Secondary/High School (B25)

IRS filing requirement

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Programs and results

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Our programs

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What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

Curriculum Development

Developing lessons and original content for students in grades 3-12.

Population(s) Served
Students

Developing a reading program for students in grades 3-12.

Population(s) Served
Students

Ensuring teachers are using best practices in literacy instruction in collaboration with school and district leaders.

Population(s) Served
Students

Developing a reading program for students in grades 3-12.

Population(s) Served
Students

Where we work

External assessments

Evaluated via the Impact Genome Project (2018)

Our Sustainable Development Goals

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

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Financials

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Operations

The people, governance practices, and partners that make the organization tick.

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COMMONLIT INC

Board of directors
as of 3/4/2021
SOURCE: Self-reported by organization
Board chair

Michelle Brown

CommonLit

Jeanne Allen

John Coyne

Mary Grace Tighe

Kodjo Wilder

Ben Zhang

Esther Wojcicki

Board leadership practices

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  • Board orientation and education
    Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations? No
  • CEO oversight
    Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year ? No
  • Ethics and transparency
    Have the board and senior staff reviewed the conflict-of-interest policy and completed and signed disclosure statements in the past year? No
  • Board composition
    Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership? No
  • Board performance
    Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years? No