IMS Global Learning Consortium
IMS is a united partnership committed to achieving an open and inclusive education technology ecosystem that serves the needs of every learner, every educational institution, and every edtech supplier.
We are 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 supplier leaders in digital transformation when it comes to teaching and learning.
We are working together to advance an innovative digital ecosystem based on community-owned and governed open standards adopted organically and widely and certified in hundreds of products.
Together, we are powering learner potential.
IMS GROWTH IN 2020
Net New Member Organizations Added
Total Member Organizations
Total Net Assets
MEMBERSHIP HAS INCREASED 17.8% CAGR OVER THE LAST 15 YEARS
REVENUES HAVE GROWN 11.6% CAGR OVER THE LAST 15 YEARS
IMS CERTIFICATION PROGRAM
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 displays all certified products and content cartridges and products vetted for data privacy to give users insight into supplier policies and procedures on sensitive student data.
in the IMS Product Directory at the end of 2020
for Student Data Privacy in 2020
TRUSTED APPS SEAL
and Data Privacy Certification Recipients (Since October 2020)
TOTAL APPS VETTED