PRACTICE Benefit Corp

Certified B Corporation

New York, United States

Certified Since

May 2016


Other education


Service with Minor Environmental Footprint

Operates In

United States

PRACTICE is an evidence-based education company that advances equitable education for urban students to close the opportunity gap. Their groundbreaking approach helps ensure that no child’s circumstance limits their potential and that scholars see themselves represented in the curriculum they are taught. They partner with principals, teachers and parents to supply educational support services including direct support through in-person tutoring and enrichment; virtual tutoring and enrichment; asynchronous learning with a culturally responsive curricula; professional development and coaching for new educators; summer enrichment focused on stemming the summer learning loss; and highly impactful ed-tech and software solutions that transform classrooms into high performance learning environments through early identification of scholars most in need of support and by giving schools and communities learning and communication tools to manage the classrooms of today. Since 2010, they have partnered with over 100 schools across New York City and provided over 20,000 K-12 students with educational support nationwide. Their flagship summer enrichment program has been widely recognized by education leaders, global leaders, local politicians, and national news outlets.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, PRACTICE Benefit Corp earned an overall score of 126.2. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
126.2 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 22.0

Governance evaluates a company's overall mission, engagement around its social/environmental impact, ethics, and transparency. This section also evaluates the ability of a company to protect their mission and formally consider stakeholders in decision making through their corporate structure (e.g. benefit corporation) or corporate governing documents.

Mission & Engagement5.9
Ethics & Transparency6.0
+ Mission Locked10

What is this? A company with an Impact Business Model is intentionally designed to create a specific positive outcome for one of its stakeholders - such as workers, community, environment, or customers.

Workers 31.8

Workers evaluates a company’s contributions to its employees’ financial security, health & safety, wellness, career development, and engagement & satisfaction. In addition, this section recognizes business models designed to benefit workers, such as companies that are at least 40% owned by non-executive employees and those that have workforce development programs to support individuals with barriers to employment.

Financial Security12.1
Health, Wellness, & Safety6.7
Career Development5.7
Engagement & Satisfaction7.1

Community 16.7

Community evaluates a company’s engagement with and impact on the communities in which it operates, hires from, and sources from. Topics include diversity, equity & inclusion, economic impact, civic engagement, charitable giving, and supply chain management. In addition, this section recognizes business models that are designed to address specific community-oriented problems, such as poverty alleviation through fair trade sourcing or distribution via microenterprises, producer cooperative models, locally focused economic development, and formal charitable giving commitments.

Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion7.6
Economic Impact1.1
Civic Engagement & Giving5.5
Supply Chain Management0.7

Environment 3.4

Environment evaluates a company’s overall environmental management practices as well as its impact on the air, climate, water, land, and biodiversity. This includes the direct impact of a company’s operations and, when applicable its supply chain and distribution channels. This section also recognizes companies with environmentally innovative production processes and those that sell products or services that have a positive environmental impact. Some examples might include products and services that create renewable energy, reduce consumption or waste, conserve land or wildlife, provide less toxic alternatives to the market, or educate people about environmental problems.

Environmental Management1.7
Air & Climate0.0
Land & Life0.0

Customers 52.2

Customers evaluates a company’s stewardship of its customers through the quality of its products and services, ethical marketing, data privacy and security, and feedback channels. In addition, this section recognizes products or services that are designed to address a particular social problem for or through its customers, such as health or educational products, arts & media products, serving underserved customers/clients, and services that improve the social impact of other businesses or organizations.

Customer Stewardship2.2
+ Education21.1
+ Serving Underserved Populations (Direct)28.8

What is this? A company with an Impact Business Model is intentionally designed to create a specific positive outcome for one of its stakeholders - such as workers, community, environment, or customers.

Previous Overall B Impact Scores

2023 Overall B Impact Score126.2
2019 Overall B Impact Score104
2016 Overall B Impact Score121.2

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