Education : Education Policy and Reform

National Center for Science Education

Defending the Teaching of Evolution & Climate Science

two stars

77.45

1904 Franklin Street Suite 600
Oakland, CA 94612
tel: (510) 601-7203   Web Site
EIN: 11-2656357

Board Leadership
Kenneth Miller
President

CEO
Ann Reid
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 77.45 two stars
  Financial 74.40 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 81.00 three stars
This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The National Center for Science Education (NCSE) defends the integrity of science education against ideological interference. We work with teachers, parents, scientists, journalists, and concerned citizens at the local, state, and national levels to ensure that topics like evolution and climate change are taught accurately, honestly, and confidently.

The National Center for Science Education (NCSE) defends the integrity of science education against ideological interference. We work with teachers, parents, scientists, journalists, and concerned citizens at the local, state, and national levels to ensure that topics like evolution and climate change are taught accurately, honestly, and confidently.

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Financial

two stars

74.40

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

81.00

This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
65.4%
  Administrative Expenses 20.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.16
  Program Expenses Growth -6.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Center for Science Education on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Center for Science Education on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,504,149
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,504,149
   Program Service Revenue $2,975
Total Primary Revenue $1,507,124
   Other Revenue $152,959
TOTAL REVENUE $1,660,083
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $779,413
   Administrative Expenses $272,268
   Fundraising Expenses $242,318
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,293,999
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $366,084
   
Net Assets $2,781,291

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$173,708 13.42% Ann Reid Executive Director

Mission

The National Center for Science Education (NCSE) defends the integrity of science education against ideological interference. We work with teachers, parents, scientists, journalists, and concerned citizens at the local, state, and national levels to ensure that topics like evolution and climate change are taught accurately, honestly, and confidently.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National Center for Science Education (CA) 77.45 two stars
National College Access Network (DC) 91.45 four stars
Student Leadership Network (NY) 92.02 four stars
National Association of Charter School Authorizers (IL) 85.00 three stars
Council of Independent Colleges (DC) 86.56 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

National Center for Science Education
1904 Franklin Street
Suite 600
Oakland, CA 94612
tel: (510) 601-7203
fax: (510) 788-7971
EIN: 11-2656357

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Board Leadership

Kenneth Miller
President

CEO

Ann Reid
Executive Director