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

PEXA Lite ? ?Exams-from-Home? Solution Launched

Singapore-based EdTech company Littlemore Innovation Labs, which promotes paperless digital examinations, has launched PEXA Lite ? a secure and reliable ?exams-from-home? platform to help educational institutes conduct online examinations during the Corona crisis. Due to the pandemic, classroom learning has been suspended and educators are resorting to e-learning methods. Paper-based exams or open-book exams are

Bibliu Raised $10 Million from Nesta Impact Investments

London-based edtech firm BibliU raised $10 million from Nesta Impact Investments in a Series A funding round. Other investors in the round include Guinness Asset Management, Oxford Sciences Innovation, and investors associated with impact investment bank ClearlySo. The latest round of funding was completed on Apr 17, 2020.  With the current funding, the company aims

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