IMS Global Learning Consortium


IMS is a uniquely effective non-profit collaboration—the largest of its kind in the education sector—with over 20 years of impact on learning. We are K-12, higher education, corporate learning, government, and edtech solutions providers. We are advancing an innovative digital ecosystem based on community-owned and governed standards that are adopted organically and widely, and certified in hundreds of products. Together, we are shaping the future of digital teaching and learning.

IMS GROWTH IN 2019

51

Net New Member Organizations Added

543

Total Member Organizations

$6,164,411

Total Revenue

Record Level of Revenue Growth for 14 Years in a Row

$8,929,951

Total Net Assets

MEMBERSHIP HAS INCREASED 20.14% CAGR OVER THE LAST 14 YEARS

REVENUES HAVE GROWN 14.25% CAGR OVER THE LAST 14 YEARS

IMS CERTIFICATION & PRODUCT DIRECTORY

Guarantee Interoperability Across the Ecosystem

The IMS community-developed and governed certification process takes the guesswork out of product interoperability to help institutions achieve a seamless, plug-and-play digital learning ecosystem.

The IMS Product Directory at imscert.org shows all certified products, which are also vetted for privacy and security to give users insight into supplier policies on sensitive student data.

1,011

PRODUCT CERTIFICATIONS achieved in 2019

593

total number of PRODUCTS VETTED for data privacy and security in 2019

53%

increase in the total number of IMS CERTIFICATIONS from 2018-2019

2,687

TOTAL PRODUCT CERTIFICATIONS since the program began (in 2009)

IMS members are co-creating the future of edtech for the benefit of all institutions and learners.