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Center for Inspired Teaching

Transforming education through innovative teacher training

three stars

84.24

5614 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Suite 258 Washington, DC 20015
tel: (202) 462-1956   Web Site
EIN: 52-1944180

Board Leadership
John Nolan
Chair

CEO
Aleta Margolis
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 84.24 three stars
  Financial 83.53 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 06/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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.

Financial

three stars

83.53

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 06/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
90.3%
  Administrative Expenses 4.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.12
  Program Expenses Growth -1.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 14.8%
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) 84.24 three stars
Jacksonville Public Education Fund (FL) 88.39 three stars
New Visions for Public Schools (NY) 93.50 four stars
Colorado Education Initiative (CO) 86.84 three stars
Stand for Children Leadership Center (OR) 91.69 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $497,421
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $3,213
Total Contributions $500,634
   Program Service Revenue $300,397
Total Primary Revenue $801,031
   Other Revenue $8,649
TOTAL REVENUE $809,680
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,015,324
   Administrative Expenses $73,934
   Fundraising Expenses $72,807
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,162,065
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-352,385
   
Net Assets $239,330

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 $616,240 60.7%
Professional Development $226,800 22.3%
Youth Program $172,284 17.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-08 06/01/2021 84.24 three stars
2018-08 12/01/2019 90.58 four stars
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
None reported -- This organization did not report a CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$30,105 2.59% Mary Kadera Interim Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Center for Inspired Teaching (DC) 84.24 three stars
Council of Independent Colleges (DC) 87.86 three stars
Pinellas Education Foundation (FL) 94.99 four stars
Children Now (CA) 91.66 four stars
Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning (IL) 88.63 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Center for Inspired Teaching
5614 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Suite 258
Washington, DC 20015
tel: (202) 462-1956
fax: (202) 462-1905
EIN: 52-1944180

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Board Leadership

John Nolan
Chair

CEO

Aleta Margolis
President

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