Altitude Learning

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Altitude Learning, formerly 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 2019)113(-13%)
Job Openings3

Key People/Management at Altitude Learning

Max Ventilla

Max Ventilla

Founder and CEO
Devin Vodicka

Devin Vodicka

Chief Impact Officer
Colleen Broderick

Colleen Broderick

VP of Learning
Sam Franklin

Sam Franklin

VP of Schools
Dan Quine

Dan Quine

VP of Engineering
Sejal Shah

Sejal Shah

VP of Business Operations and Strategy
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Altitude Learning Office Locations

Altitude Learning has offices in San Francisco, Brooklyn and Chicago
San Francisco, US (HQ)
49 Stevenson St, San Francisco
Brooklyn, US
212 Hicks St
Chicago, US
Chicago, IL, USA
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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 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 | What Our Students Can Teach Us About Professional Learning

We know that educators are key in fostering learner-centered environments and we know what great learning experiences can look like. So, how can we create professional learning experiences for our educators that catalyze meaningful change? As Altitude Learning kicks off two professional learning pil…

Altitude Learning | Partner Profile: How Mount Vernon Is Making Project, Community, and Competency-Based Learning Visible

Mount Vernon School’s unique trans-disciplinary curriculum needed an equally innovative solution to manage milestones, provide meaningful feedback, and track student progress. Discover how the Altitude Learning platform is helping them make both academic and social-emotional learning more visible—fo…

Altitude Learning | Aligning Around a Common Vision for Learning

A graduate profile isn’t about grades and a set of minimum requirements for a student to graduate—it’s about empowering scholars with the skills, knowledge, and mindsets that will make them successful in the future. Katie Martin shares how we can apply the same principles to professional development…

Altitude Learning | Product Showcase: Actionable, Scalable Competency-Based Assessment

When educators told us that actionable, competency-based assessment that they could scale to all their students posed an especially difficult challenge, our product development team listened. Learn how the Altitude Learning team tackled this unique problem to create a more meaningful way to track st…

Altitude Learning | How Agency Ripples Through a System

Shifting agency to learners leads to powerful and sometimes unexpected outcomes in every corner of a district—from the facilities office to the classroom. Hear former district superintendent Devin Vodicka’s firsthand account of working through this shift, and strategies that enabled the district to …
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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 Max Ventilla, Devin Vodicka and Colleen Broderick.

  • How many employees does Altitude Learning have?

    Altitude Learning has 113 employees.

  • Who are Altitude Learning competitors?

    Competitors of Altitude Learning include SAP Litmos, Illuminate Education and Global Imagination.

  • Where is Altitude Learning headquarters?

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

  • Where are Altitude Learning offices?

    Altitude Learning has offices in San Francisco, Brooklyn and Chicago.

  • How many offices does Altitude Learning have?

    Altitude Learning has 3 offices.