LearnZillion Raises $2.4M in Series A Funding
LearnZillion, a Washington DC online platform that gives students, teachers and parents access to a video library of 3- to 5-minute, high quality, standards-based math and literacy lessons, has raised $2.4m in Series A funding.
Backers include DC Community Ventures, O’Reilly Alpha Tech Ventures, Learn Capital Venture Partners, NewSchools Venture Fund, Citybridge Foundation, ULU Ventures, and Calvert Social Investment Fund.
The platform allows teachers to customize instruction with individualized student playlists, while providing assessment and analytics tools that allow students, parents and teachers to track student progress.
Led by Co-Founder Eric Westendorf, LearnZillion is being used in over 20 district and charter schools in Washington DC.