Cyber Security & Infrastructure Security Agency

CISA Secure by Design Pledge

This is a voluntary pledge focused on enterprise software products and services, including on-premises software, cloud services, and software as a service (SaaS). By participating in the pledge, software manufacturers are pledging to make a good-faith effort to work towards program-specific goals. In the spirit of radical transparency, the manufacturer is encouraged to publicly document their approach so that others can learn.

Project Unicorn

Project Unicorn is a data interoperability initiative for grades K-12 driven by the EdTech community. Avant has obtained this certification to demonstrate our commitment towards data portability to help foster a more cohesive learning experience for schools and districts. 

TX-RAMP Certified.

TX-RAMP – Level 2

This is a framework for cloud computing services that ensures companies dealing with PII of Texas residents adhere to strict cybersecurity standards and risk management. Avant has obtained this certification to show our commitment to continued partnership with Texas educational agencies. 

Global Seal of Biliteracy

The Global Seal of Biliteracy is a uniform standard language proficiency certification. Earning a Global Seal of Biliteracy enables recipients to showcase their language skills to any school or employer across state lines and national borders, with a unique serial-numbered document. Qualifying tests are approved through a rigorous evaluation process conducted by an independent Board of Advisors composed of international experts in the fields of multilingual education, second language acquisition, educational research, and assessment.

ClassLink Certified Partner

ClassLink is a global education provider of identity and analytics products that create more time for learning and help schools better understand digital engagement. As leading advocates for open data standards, we offer instant access to apps and files with single sign-on, streamline class rostering, automate account provisioning, and provide actionable analytics. ClassLink empowers 21 million students and staff in over 2,600 school systems.

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Subprocessors and Subcontractors

Avant Assessment uses the following third-party subprocessors and subcontractors to assist in providing services to our customers:

  1. Google Workspace
  2. Slack
  3. AWS
  4. Clever
  5. GitHub
  6. SalesForce
  7. Jira