Schoology, a New York City-based developer of a cloud-based collaborative learning platform for K-20 classrooms, has closed a $6m financing.
The round was led by FirstMark Capital, with participation from existing investor Meakem Becker Venture Capital.
Schoology has raised $9.3m in funding to date.
Led by Founder and CEO Jeremy Friedman, Schoology provides teachers and administrators with a full suite of learning management tools to manage lessons and homework assignments; administer and grade tests and quizzes; discover and embed new educational content and resources; share and collaborate with other educators on course materials; analyze individual student and overall classroom performance; and effectively communicate and engage with students in a secure online environment.
It has been used by more than 18,000 schools and districts in the U.S. and abroad.
The company is currently hiring (https://www.schoology.com/job-openings.php).