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  • Education Technology Startups Raised Over Half A Billion Dollars In Q1

    Education Technology Startups Raised Over Half A Billion Dollars In Q1

    Education technology-focused startups raised over $488 million already in the first quarter of 2014, marking the single biggest quarter for capital committed to the sector in the past five years. What began as a trickle in 2009, with 17 companies raising $63.9 million at the beginning of the year, is now a flood as funding leapt to $488.8 million in 84 venture-backed startups, according to… Read More

  • 1M Users Strong, Schoology Grabs $6M To Take On Blackboard, Moodle

    1M Users Strong, Schoology Grabs $6M To Take On Blackboard, Moodle

    Schoology, the makers of a one-stop, cloud-based learning management system for primary and secondary schools, is announcing today that it has closed a $6 million Series B round of venture funding. The round was led by FirstMark Capital and includes a contribution from existing investor Meakem Becker Venture Capital, bringing the New York-based startup’s total funding to $9.3 million. Read More

  • Schoology Raises $1.25 Million For Learning Management Software

    Schoology, makers of a cloud-based learning management system and configurable social network for academic institutions, has secured its first institutional round of venture capital funding from Meakem Becker Venture Capital. The financing round follows an angel investment from an unnamed “prominent New York investor” in May 2009. New York-based Schoology says it will use the… Read More