Enable two applications to securely share educational data in minutes, reducing data entry time for school, district and government staff.


Ensure access to critical learning data is restricted solely to applications authorized by the local ‘data steward’, whether hosted locally or in the cloud.


From the simplest of data exchange needs to an enterprise solution… why not ‘future-proof’ your IT investment for learners long-term gain?


Open standards should be just that – open and transparent – not a proprietary solution developed by an individual organization.

Who is A4L?

The Access 4 Learning (A4L) Community, previously the SIF Association, is a unique, non-profit collaboration composed of schools, districts, local authorities, states, US and International Ministries of Education, software vendors and consultants who collectively address all aspects of learning information management and access to support learning.

What does A4L do?

We are a global community made up of educational policymakers, marketplace product and service providers and the customers they serve, collaborating daily to address real world learning information and resource issues. Its time to focus on USING data to impact learning to ensure the right information, in the right place, at the right time!

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Our Members

  • SIF Association (dba Access 4 Learning (A4L) Community)

  • 1090 Vermont Ave NW, Sixth Floor, Washington, DC 20005

  • Phone: +1.202.621.0547

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