LightSail Education

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LightSail is the only literacy accelerator that combines all of the best books with in-text embedded assessments and real-time, actionable data to deliver industry-leading literacy gains.

LightSail is personalized to each student, ensuring that they are reading high-interest books right at, or above, their individual reading level. LightSail assesses students as they read, and adapts their libraries as they grow. Students using LightSail’s platform for just 30 minutes a day are seeing average gains of 2x “Ideal Lexile Growth.”

LightSail is used in more than 150 elementary, middle, and high schools, including the New York City DOE, Los Angeles Unified School District, Chicago Public Schools, and numerous high-performing charter schools.

TypePrivate
Founded2012
HQNew York, US
Websitelightsailed.com
Culture scoreA+

Locations

LightSail Education is headquartered in
New York, United States

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Employees (est.) (May 2020)15(-21%)

Key People/Management at LightSail Education

Eric Solat

Eric Solat

Vice President of Sales - North America
Saul Abrahams

Saul Abrahams

Vice President of Global Business Development
Steven Gittleson

Steven Gittleson

CEO
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LightSail Education Office Locations

LightSail Education has an office in New York
New York, US (HQ)
1150 6th Ave
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LightSail Education Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2012

LightSail Education total Funding

$23.2 m

LightSail Education latest funding size

$11 m

Time since last funding

4 years ago

LightSail Education investors

LightSail Education's latest funding round in March 2016 was reported to be $11 m. In total, LightSail Education has raised $23.2 m
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LightSail Education Online and Social Media Presence

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LightSail Education Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A+

    96/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    100/100

  • Compensation

    A+

    100/100

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LightSail Education Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was LightSail Education founded?

    LightSail Education was founded in 2012.

  • Who are LightSail Education key executives?

    LightSail Education's key executives are Eric Solat, Saul Abrahams and Steven Gittleson.

  • How many employees does LightSail Education have?

    LightSail Education has 15 employees.

  • Who are LightSail Education competitors?

    Competitors of LightSail Education include Modular Robotics, StudyBlue and Quipper.

  • Where is LightSail Education headquarters?

    LightSail Education headquarters is located at 1150 6th Ave, New York.

  • Where are LightSail Education offices?

    LightSail Education has an office in New York.

  • How many offices does LightSail Education have?

    LightSail Education has 1 office.