Austin American Statesman Top Workplaces 2013
- Employees in region:
- Information Technology
- HQ location:
- Austin, TX
’11, ’12, ’13
Compass Learning creates K-12 education software that empowers educators to unlock the potential of every student by making learning personal. We take a student-centered approach, providing targeted instruction based on adaptive assessments; rigorous, engaging content; and simple 21st century classroom management tools, giving teachers ready access to data that enables them to easily diagnose, prescribe, instruct, and report on student progress. Both of the company's software solutions, CompassLearning Odyssey® and the Renzulli Learning® System, deliver academic rigor that is based on more than 40 years of research into how students think and learn, and are aligned to state and Common Core State Standards to support classroom and district accountability.
Headquartered in Austin, Texas, Compass Learning serves nearly 8,000 schools and millions of students across the United States.
“I love my job because I love the fact that we are helping teachers teach students. Our company is helping students learn. ”
“It is very fun here. Everyone is super friendly.”
“We have a strong mission to help students achieve their highest potential. We invest in developing innovative new technologies. We care about operational excellence.”
“The mission, the people, the technology.”