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Education : Education Policy and Reform

Teach Plus Incorporated

Empowering teachers to make an impact in the classroom and beyond

three stars

88.51

27-43 Wormwood Street Tower Point, Suite 410
Boston, MA 02210
tel: (617) 533-9900   Web Site
EIN: 26-3849472

Board Leadership
Emily McCann
Board Chair

CEO
Roberto J. Rodriguez
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.51 three stars
  Financial 88.05 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 12/20/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of Teach Plus is to empower excellent, experienced teachers to take leadership over key policy and practice issues that affect their students' success. Teach Plus programs are designed to place highly effective teachers at the center of improvements in schools as leaders of their peers and outside schools influencing policy decisions that affect their classrooms. The programs develop excellent teachers into leaders who achieve change and mobilize others in their school, district, state, and across the nation to bring change to scale. Since its inception in August 2007, Teach Plus has grown to a network of more than 23,000 solutions-oriented teachers across the country.

The mission of Teach Plus is to empower excellent, experienced teachers to take leadership over key policy and practice issues that affect their students' success. Teach Plus programs are designed to place highly effective teachers at the center of improvements in schools as leaders of their peers and outside schools influencing policy decisions that affect their classrooms. The programs develop excellent teachers into leaders who achieve change and mobilize others in their school, district, state, and across the nation to bring change to scale. Since its inception in August 2007, Teach Plus has grown to a network of more than 23,000 solutions-oriented teachers across the country.

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Financial

three stars

88.05

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 12/20/2019 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)
81.3%
  Administrative Expenses 13.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.93
  Program Expenses Growth 3.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 10.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Teach Plus Incorporated on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Teach Plus Incorporated on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Teach Plus Incorporated (MA) 88.51 three stars
The Edible Schoolyard Project (CA) 87.39 three stars
Healthy Schools Campaign (IL) 87.37 three stars
Prichard Committee for Academic Excellence (KY) 89.05 three stars
San Francisco Education Fund (CA) 95.05 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,641,077
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $6,641,077
   Program Service Revenue $1,549,406
Total Primary Revenue $8,190,483
   Other Revenue $72,304
TOTAL REVENUE $8,262,787
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,458,265
   Administrative Expenses $1,178,178
   Fundraising Expenses $414,543
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $8,050,986
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $211,801
   
Net Assets $7,127,527

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
Teaching Policy Fellowship $3,374,404 52.2%
Teacher-Led Professional Learning (TLPL) Programs $1,873,827 29.0%
T3 Initiative $1,210,024 18.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-09 12/20/2019 88.51 three stars
2017-09 02/01/2019 87.51 three stars
2016-09 03/01/2018 89.22 three stars
2015-09 08/01/2017 91.37 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 26-3849472
Name in IRS Master File TEACH PLUS INCORPORATED
NTEE Code B90
NTEE Classification Educational Services and Schools - Other
NTEE Type Educational Institutions and Related Activities
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
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 August, 2009
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$270,240 3.35% Roberto J. Rodriguez Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Teach Plus Incorporated (MA) 88.51 three stars
Children Now (CA) 92.02 four stars
Illinois Network of Charter Schools (IL) 88.63 three stars
Stand for Children Leadership Center (OR) 87.32 three stars
Prichard Committee for Academic Excellence (KY) 89.05 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Teach Plus Incorporated
27-43 Wormwood Street
Tower Point, Suite 410
Boston, MA 02210
tel: (617) 533-9900
EIN: 26-3849472

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Board Leadership

Emily McCann
Board Chair

CEO

Roberto J. Rodriguez
President and CEO

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