Altitude Learning

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Altitude Learning (also known as AltSchool) is a company offering professional learning services and a technology platform focused on learner-centric education. The company partners with schools and districts to catalyze and accelerate their shift to learner-centric education. It organizes workshops, educator academies, and innovation zones, and develops a comprehensive platform enabling this learning pedagogy to be put into practice.

HQSan Francisco, US
Employee Ratings3.3

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2020)48(+3%)
Job Openings3
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Key People/Management at Altitude Learning

Ben Kornell

Ben Kornell

President and CEO
Devin Vodicka

Devin Vodicka

Chief Impact Officer
Eve Wachtell

Eve Wachtell

Katie Martin

Katie Martin

VP of Professional Learning
Karen Talbert

Karen Talbert

VP of Partnerships and Marketing
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Altitude Learning Office Locations

Altitude Learning has an office in San Francisco
San Francisco, US (HQ)
49 Stevenson St
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Altitude Learning Financials and Metrics

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Altitude Learning's latest funding round in April 2018 was reported to be $3.2 m. In total, Altitude Learning has raised $176.2 m
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Altitude Learning Operating Metrics

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Altitude Learning Cybersecurity Score

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Altitude Learning Online and Social Media Presence

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Altitude Learning News and Updates

AltSchool rebrands itself Altitude Learning as cofounders step aside

Going forward, AltSchool’s four lab schools will be operated by a new partner, Higher Ground Education. When entrepreneur and former Googler Max Ventilla cofounded education startup AltSchool in spring 2013, he had big plans. He wanted to create a toolkit for personalizing learning by building not …

AltSchool expands to serve 19 new partner schools

The startup is a leader in the movement to individualize instruction using technology. Education startup AltSchool, one of the leaders in the movement to individualize instruction using technology, said today that it will expand to serve 19 new partner schools in 2018-19. In addition, AltSchool will…

AltSchool Has Been Quietly Testing Its Platform In Public Schools

The startup has raised $173 million to take personalized learning mainstream. Education startup AltSchool, known for its micro-schools and personalized learning platform, has started working with two public school partners. The small pilot programs, at California school districts Arcadia Unified and…

AltSchool wants to change how kids learn, but fears have surfaced that it’s failing students

 Business Insider recently reported that numerous families have grown frustrated with the education their children are receiving at AltSchool, an ambitious San Francisco-based edtech company that four years ago began opening physical grade schools and promising a personalized learning approach that …

Altitude Learning Blogs

Altitude Learning | Unlocking Education That Puts Learners First

“Letting-go” in order for students to gain is a significant change in the shift to learner-centered education. Sixth grade teacher and Innovation Coach at Arcadia Unified Jessica Vannasdall shares her learning journey from a teacher- to learner-centered model. Exchanging teacher control for student …

Altitude Learning | Product Showcase: 3 Components of Informed Learner Agency

Imagine a student submits work, a teacher evaluates, and each submission informs student progress toward all related competencies, creating a clear picture of each learner’s profile. What’s more? Students and educators access clear, actionable data that informs personalized learning pathways and hel…

Learning is a Process, Not an Event

If our vision for students is learner-centered, then our teacher development must be learner-centered, too. Katie Martin shares the key tenets of professional learning at Altitude Learning. See how our approach focuses on relevant and meaningful professional development that paves the way for a cult…

Partner Profile: How Space of Mind Is Measuring What Matters

How can we capture and measure learning when it takes us beyond the classroom and all the way to New Orleans? Space of Mind addressed this challenge by integrating the Altitude Learning platform with their project-based curriculum. They were able to track both academic and social-emotional learning …
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Altitude Learning Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Altitude Learning founded?

    Altitude Learning was founded in 2013.

  • Who are Altitude Learning key executives?

    Altitude Learning's key executives are Ben Kornell, Devin Vodicka and Eve Wachtell.

  • How many employees does Altitude Learning have?

    Altitude Learning has 48 employees.

  • Who are Altitude Learning competitors?

    Competitors of Altitude Learning include SAP Litmos, and Study Island.

  • Where is Altitude Learning headquarters?

    Altitude Learning headquarters is located at 49 Stevenson St, San Francisco.

  • Where are Altitude Learning offices?

    Altitude Learning has an office in San Francisco.

  • How many offices does Altitude Learning have?

    Altitude Learning has 1 office.