registered teachers and students
schools in the United States
countries and territories of operation
students using the Cisco-supported Annotation Tool
CommonLit delivers flexible, research-based, instructional materials and tech tools. These high-quality resources are:
“Through Cisco's support, we've been able to respond to the pandemic crisis by dramatically scaling our impact by expanding access to CommonLit's free digital lessons, creating new distance learning resources, and training teachers on virtual pedagogical best practices. Since March 2020, almost 6 million new teachers, students, and parents have started learning with CommonLit.”Michelle Brown, CommonLit Founder & CEO (October 2020)
Cisco grant funding has enabled CommonLit to enhance their platform through the development of an Annotation Tool that:
Cisco is also supporting CommonLit's expansion efforts to reach underserved students in Latin America.
Created close to six million annotations and over five million highlights within the first eight months of the Annontation Tool’s launch.
CommonLit works through teachers by supporting them with the tools they need to be maximally effective.
Cisco and the Cisco Foundation partner with innovative nonprofits to deliver transformative, tech-driven solutions for economic empowerment, education, critical human needs, and disaster relief.