IMS Global Learning Consortium

801 International Parkway
5th Floor, PMB #112
Lake Mary, FL 32746 USA

General Information: IMS Global Learning Consortium is a nonprofit organization that advances technology that can affordably scale and improve educational participation and attainment. IMS members are leading suppliers, institutions and government organizations that are enabling the future of education by collaborating on interoperability and adoption initiatives. IMS sponsors the Learning Impact Leadership Institute, a global program focused on recognizing the impact of innovative technology on educational access, affordability, and quality while developing the people and ideas that are going to help shape the future of educational technology.

Chief contact person:
Rob Abel, EdD, CEO
Email contact

Summary Statement of Interest:
IMS Global Learning Consortium is enabling the comprehensive learning record based on advancements in web standards and technology. This includes partnering with the Mozilla Foundation and the MacArthur Foundation on the extension and adoption of the Open Badges standard for use in the education sector. IMS has extensive partnerships with leading non-profit organizations and suppliers to enable interoperable student records. IMS Global hopes that the new IMS standards for extended digital transcript and comprehensive student record will help to enable the goals of the Groningen declaration.

Educational sectors represented:
Primary, Secondary, Post-Secondary, Corporate Education, Lifelong

Background materials:
IMS Global Learning Consortium Annual Report
IMS Global Learning Impact Report
IMS LTI Certified Product Catalog
IMS Conformance Certification Product Listing
IMS Standards Listing