Curriculum Associates: Making Classrooms Better Places
Our Story

Our Story

Curriculum Associates was founded in 1969 with a singular mission: To make classrooms better places for teachers and students. In the years since, the company has held tight to this founding value, introducing innovative and exciting new products that give every student the chance to succeed.
Our Values

Our Values

Value: No Ego We are high in confidence, but keep our egos low.
Value: Say it like it is We say it like it is.
Value: Service oriented The quality of our service is as important as the quality of our products.
Value: No shareholders We measure ourselves by the impacts we make for teachers and students, not by the size of our pocketbooks.
Value: Integrity We lead with integrity in all things, ensuring every action by every employee every day could appear on a newspaper cover.
Our Team

Our Team

Our people are the core of Curriculum Associates. Our fast-growing team is made up of smart and passionate individuals committed to our mission of making classrooms better places.
Recent Press Releases

Recent Press Releases

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Curriculum Associates Finalizes New Capital Partnership Resulting in an Approximately $200 Million Donation to Charity

Partnership will ensure company continues its work helping students nationwide

NORTH BILLERICA, Mass., September 14, 2017—Curriculum Associates announced today a significant investment by Berkshire Partners, a Boston-based investment firm with a deep history of investing in growth companies. After considering numerous offers, Curriculum Associates chose the best-fit partner to ensure its continued work supporting students and educators. The completion of this transaction will result in proceeds of approximately $200 million to charity, representing the largest gifts ever received by the Iowa State University Foundation and the Boston Foundation in their combined 187-year histories. More

Curriculum Associates Launches New i‑Ready® Lessons for Grades K–2

Early learners among more than 4.5 million students nationwide using the online program to improve outcomes in Reading and Mathematics

NORTH BILLERICA, Mass., September 13, 2017—Kicking off the 2017–18 school year, Curriculum Associates has recently added new i‑Ready® lessons and user features to support early learners in Grades K–2. The online Reading and Mathematics program, which is being used by more than 4.5 million students across the country, now includes 75+ brand new phonological awareness and high-frequency word lessons for Grades K–2 as well as new login functionality for students in Grades K–1. More

Boston Business Journal Names Curriculum Associates a 2017 Top Charitable Contributor for the Second Consecutive Year
NORTH BILLERICA, Mass., September 8, 2017—The Boston Business Journal today announced that Curriculum Associates has been named to its 2017 top charitable contributors list for the second consecutive year. In 2016, Curriculum Associates made a historic in-kind donation of the majority of its shares, valued at $129.8 million, to charitable organizations. More

Curriculum Associates Events

Upcoming Events and Conferences

    October 19, 2017
    Charlottesville, VA

  • iNACOL
    October 23, 2017
    Orlando, FL

  • CEL
    October 27, 2017
    Gaylord Palms, FL

    November 15, 2017
    Atlanta, GA

    November 29, 2017
    Williamsburg, VA

  • VSTE
    December 03, 2017
    Richmond, VA

  • CEC
    February 07, 2018
    Tampa, FL

  • National Title I
    February 08, 2018
    Philadelphia, PA

  • NASP
    February 13, 2018
    Chicago, IL

  • SxSW Edu
    March 05, 2018
    Austin, TX

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