In this episode of MEP, I talk to Allan Staker, CEO of Brain Chase Productions, about the application called Brain Chase, a 5-week long treasure hunt that enhances math, reading and writing skills for kids during the summer.
LearnZillion, a cloud-based Common Core-aligned curricular software, raised a $13 million Series B lead by DCM Ventures and Owl Ventures. This round brings the total raised to around $23 million.
Founded in 2011, LearnZillion currently offers curricula for English and math which are used by over 900.000 teachers in the United States.
DreamBox Learning, an adaptive learning company in K-8, raised a $10 million Series B led by Owl Ventures with participation from Tao Capital Partners. Tory Patterson, co-founder and managing partner of Owl Ventures joins the Board of Directors.
Founded in 2006, DreamBox Learning raised a total of $35.6 million. The company’s math curriculum is used by over 75k K-8 teachers, reaching nearly 1.5 million students.