Philippines’ Largest EdTech Startup Edukasyon.ph Secures Bridge Funding
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Edukayson.ph, the Philippines’ standout digital education platform, has secured funding to further EDGE Tutor, the EdTech startup’s online tutoring service. The investment aids the country’s ongoing demand for quality and affordable academic support in the digital age.
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EDGE Tutor is an online K12 tutoring service designed to be globally competitive in the world of digital academic support. Backing the new product with undisclosed amounts are investors like KSR Ventures, Lorinet Foundation, and Bisk Ventures.
The country’s multi-million dollar education market continues to face demand for quality and affordable academic support for the 27 million learners navigating education in the digital age. Edukasyon is centred on meeting these demands with EDGE Tutor, which will provide K12 students from the ages of 4 to 16 in the subjects of math and English with necessary tutoring. After a pilot launch in May, the service has 1,000 classes booked and well over 100 hours of courses in math and English held.
Edukasyon has developed its newest vertical to provide support and education to parents and children using a curriculum academic experts made and meeting DepEd’s requirements. Today, the platform is nearing 1 million registered users and has brought together a group of more than 8 million students.
The country’s multi-million dollar education market continues to face demand for quality and affordable academic support for the 27 million learners navigating education in the digital age.
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