Learnfully Closes Initial $1.25M Seed Funding


Learnfully, a Redwood City, Calif.-based personalized learning platform, emerged from stealth raising $1.25m in seed funding.

Investors included Amol Deshpande, CEO & Co-Founder of Farmers Business Network, founder of Divergent Investments. Goodwater Capital, Incite.org, Figure Eight Investments and other investors also participated in the round.

The company intends to use the funds to expand operations and its business reach.

Co-founded by Letha McLaren and Suchi Deshpande, Learnfully is a tech-enabled personalized learning service, empowering all individuals to gain access to insights and build a programming plan based on the expertise of educators. Through its tech platform, learning assessment, and expert educator network, Learnfully aims to deliver engagement and results for every learner.

Its assessment includes human insights which complement its technology platform that analyzes information, responses, and measurable impressions to create and maintain each learner’s profile and plan. Based on these inputs, Learnfully creates curated learning plans and provides access to specialized professionals, such as educational and behavioral therapists, tutoring services, insights, and instructions.

Once a learner begins programming, Learnfully adjusts the educational approach on the go through its feedback and progress engine, as behaviors and emotions can change rapidly. This helps learners, parents, and educators ensure that both short- and long-term goals are attainable.