"ThinkCERCA helps teachers and students collaborate through every part of the [writing] process."
Bill Gates, Microsoft
Enable school leaders and teachers with CERCA, a research-based approach for teaching argumentative writing across subjects.
Spark collaborative discussions and debates in every classroom with ThinkCERCA’s differentiated, self-paced lessons.
Monitor growth on 21st century literacy skills with data that’s accessible to everyone, from instructional leaders and teachers to students and families.
We designed ThinkCERCA to inspire students of all readiness levels to improve their performance on standardized assessments and excel out in the world.
Controlled studies show that ThinkCERCA helped students gain an extra year's worth of academic growth, on average, in a single school year.
ThinkCERCA’s high-quality curriculum moves classrooms beyond rote practice by focusing on critical thinking, problem-solving, collaboration, and communication.
"100 percent of students are 100 percent engaged 100 percent of the time." Peter Russo, Assistant Principal, Middle School 88, Brooklyn
"For students, ThinkCERCA was transformational. They made tremendous growth as readers, writers, and speakers." Lindsey Harrison, KIPP Ascend Middle School, Chicago
Save after-school hours previously dedicated to creating and differentiating lessons and assessments from scratch.
Grade faster, digitally, and reclaim class time formerly squandered printing, passing out, and collecting assignments.
Preserve feedback previously lost to paper, and assess and measure growth without ever having to collect or input data.