Welcome to Yardstick Learning

yard.stick (noun)- A standard used for comparison

Organizational effectiveness is dependent on an organization's ability to assess their performance against industry standards.

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Yardstick Learning...

The Standard

Yardstick Learning is the standard for comparison when measuring the effectiveness of an organization's operations.

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Diligent, Detailed, and Delivers Results!

Our commitment to leading our clients to measurable operational improvements is incomparable.

Educating our future leaders.

Recruiting good teachers is the key to success

Parsons Teacher Index (PTI) ia a tool to measure teacher effectiveness before they are hired.

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Yardstick Consulting

Yardstick Learning is a boutique management consulting firm that provides specialized services to mission driven organizations.

Yardstick Assessments

Parsons Teacher Index (PTI) is Yardstick Learning's flagship product. PTI is a proprietary screening and development system that predicts and enhances K-12 teacher effectiveness across core subject areas.

Yardstick School Management Solutions

Yardstick Learning's team has served over 50,000 charter school students in over 10 states and Washington D.C.

Yardstick Business and Executive Coaching

Yardstick's renowned team of Business Executives offer comprehensive coaching solutions to drive businesses to meet their organizational goals and prepare business executives to become phenomenal leaders.

What our Clients say
Our experience with Yardstick Learning has been exceptional and insightful.  The team was committed to delivering a timely, quality, fair and balanced report of their assessment of EY's College MAP (Mentoring for Access Program).  We enjoyed working with Yardstick Learning and hope to continue our relationship in future efforts. 


Trina Scott
Assistant Director, Corporate Responsibility, EY (formerly Ernst & Young)(New York, NY)

The Yardstick Learning team has proven to be skillful leaders who work tirelessly to achieve set goals.  They are thoughtful partners who understand the meaning of collaboration and follow-through.

Ronni Ephraim
Chief Academic Officer, 2U Inc. (Los Angeles, CA)

Yardstick Learning does exactly what the name implies: measures what's getting done! And when things are not done - they do, they teach, and they provide guidance on how to avoid a similar misstep in the future. I also count on Yardstick to provide regular introductions to cutting edge technologies and the latest developments in the education reform community. Yardstick Learning is a valued part of the ACSA team.

Adrian Morgan
Chief Executive Officer, Algiers Charter Schools Association (New Orleans, LA)

Davenport Community Schools is thrilled to partner with Yardstick Learning! Their innovative Human Capital strategies have completely transformed how the district attracts and retains high caliber talent. Yardstick Learning's wealth of experience in both Strategy and Operations has been the perfect blend to lead our organization's evolution.

Kendahl Owoh
Director of Federal Programs, Davenport Community Schools (Davenport, IA)

Yardstick Learning created an unforgettable evening for the launch of our returning hit series Mary Mary.  From a media event to a red carpet to an evening filled with music and entertainment, the event flowed seamlessly and the consumers and press experienced a buzzworthy one-of-a-kind experience driving awareness and tune in for the show's premiere!

Sherry Pitkofsky
Vice President, Partnerships and Public Affairs, WE tv (New York, NY)

Yardstick Learning has provided the Atlanta Music Project with invaluable expertise surrounding education, business development and strategic planning. Their advice is sound and always takes into account our mission and goals. I highly recommend Yardstick Learning.

Dantes Rameau
Co-Founder, Atlanta Music Project (Atlanta, GA)