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Center for Inspired Teaching

Transforming education through innovative teacher training

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four stars

90.58

1436 U Street, NW Suite 400
Washington, DC 20009
tel: (202) 462-1956   Web Site
EIN: 52-1944180

Board Leadership
Shelley Fidler
Chair

CEO
Mary Kadera
Interim Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.58 four stars
  Financial 92.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 03/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Center for Inspired Teaching envisions a future in which every person is prepared to thrive in and contribute to our complex and rapidly changing world, through an education that teaches students how to think. We transform the preK-12 school system by cultivating changemaking educators who authentically engage their students as active learners and empathetic critical thinkers.

Center for Inspired Teaching envisions a future in which every person is prepared to thrive in and contribute to our complex and rapidly changing world, through an education that teaches students how to think. We transform the preK-12 school system by cultivating changemaking educators who authentically engage their students as active learners and empathetic critical thinkers.

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Financial

four stars

92.50

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 03/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
86.1%
  Administrative Expenses 8.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.59
  Program Expenses Growth 18.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Center for Inspired Teaching on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Center for Inspired Teaching on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Center for Inspired Teaching (DC) 90.58 four stars
Illinois Network of Charter Schools (IL) 90.89 four stars
Afterschool Alliance (DC) 91.45 four stars
Center for Education Reform (DC) 88.69 three stars
Student Leadership Network (NY) 92.02 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $929,614
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $507,300
Total Contributions $1,436,914
   Program Service Revenue $808,439
Total Primary Revenue $2,245,353
   Other Revenue $4,577
TOTAL REVENUE $2,249,930
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,827,942
   Administrative Expenses $150,888
   Fundraising Expenses $154,481
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,133,311
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $116,619
   
Net Assets $1,303,989

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Teacher Certification Program $1,025,905 56.1%
Professional Development $802,037 43.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-08 03/01/2019 90.58 four stars
2017-08 02/01/2019 88.14 three stars
2016-08 09/01/2017 90.58 four stars
2015-08 07/01/2016 92.02 four stars
2014-08 06/01/2016 85.00 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-08 07/01/2015 85.48 three stars
2013-08 08/01/2014 82.76 three stars
2012-08 09/01/2013 94.27 four stars
2011-08 02/01/2013 93.82 four stars
2011-08 10/01/2012 92.08 four stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 52-1944180
Name in IRS Master File CENTER FOR INSPIRED TEACHING
NTEE Code B82
NTEE Classification Scholarships, Student Financial Aid Services, Awards
NTEE Type Educational Institutions and Related Activities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(429) Other inner city or community benefit activities
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date June, 1996
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End August
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • August, 2017
  • August, 2016
  • August, 2015
  • August, 2014
  • August, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$95,000 4.45% Jane Dimyan-Ehrenfeld Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$67,500 3.16% Aleta Margolis Founder, President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Center for Inspired Teaching (DC) 90.58 four stars
Andre Agassi Foundation for Education (NV) 88.28 three stars
Council of Independent Colleges (DC) 86.56 three stars
Excelencia in Education (DC) 87.62 three stars
Advance Illinois (IL) 87.10 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Center for Inspired Teaching
1436 U Street, NW
Suite 400
Washington, DC 20009
tel: (202) 462-1956
fax: (202) 462-1905
EIN: 52-1944180

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Board Leadership

Shelley Fidler
Chair

CEO

Mary Kadera
Interim Executive Director

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