Category: News

Top 12 Coronavirus Videos for Kids

As most of the kids are stuck at home, attending virtual schools, missing birthdays, and not getting to play outside with their friends, it’s a huge bummer for them. Kids are asking more and more questions, and parents are finding it difficult to explain to them the reasoning behind it all. Sometimes, kids also get

Adda247, Indic-AI Create Learning Content for Visually Impaired

India-based edtech firm Adda247 collaborates with tech-driven company Indic-AI to make quality learning content available to differently-abled students. The edtech firm will offer pedagogical content that will be processed by Indic-AI for visually impared students through AI and deep learning. By collaborating with Indic-AI, Adda247 will also address the financial challenges of educational mainstreaming faced

Colorado Receives $44 Mn for Online Learning, School Districts

Colorado (USA) will receive $44 million from the Governor’s Emergency Education Relief Fund. The money received by the state will be allotted to schools and higher education institutions, school districts, and Colorado Empowered Learning, the state’s online learning support program. The Governor’s Emergency Education Relief Fund has $30.8 billion allotment in the federal CARES Act. The

Edtech Platform GuaGuaLong Launched by Tiktok’s Owner ByteDance

Beijing-based technology company ByteDance, which operates content platforms like TikTok to entertain, educate and inspire people globally, has launched two educational apps—GuaGuaLong English and GuaGuaLong Mind—last month, as reported by AbacusNews. The former has been launched with the aim to teach 2-8 year old kids English and the latter to teach 3-6 year olds Mathematics in China.

Edtech SaaS Company, Classplus, Raises USD 9 Mn in Series B Funding Round

Noida, India-based Classplus has raised USD 9 million in its Series B funding round through investors like RTP Global, Blume Ventures, Sequoia’s Strive, Surge and Spiral ventures. As per a report in Inc42, during a Pre-Series A funding in February, the company had raised USD 2.5 million from Blume Ventures, Surge Ventures and other investors. The SaaS platform was