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Learn Capital

Learn Capital

Learn Capital is a venture capital firm focused on education.

Learn Capital is a venture capital firm focused exclusively on funding entrepreneurs in the field of learning. They invest in learning content, platforms and service. The companies in their portfolio are engaged in the transformation of educational engagement, access and effectiveness in formalised schooling, corporate and consumer settings.



Investments

Learn Capital has raised a total of $102 million across 2 funds, their latest being Learn Capital Venture Partners III which raised $52 million. This fund was announced on June 11, 2015. Learn Capital Venture Partners I raised $50 million in 2012.



Learn Capital invest in companies that focus on learning and education products and services. Investments include Differ.chat, Foundry College and SoloLearn and exits including MissionU, Edmodo and OpenStudy.



Timeline

Funded Companies

28 Results
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Company
Description
Description
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Website
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Industry
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Location

Verbling is a company providing an e-learning platform for language over video chat. It participated in the S11 cohort of Y Combinator.

Udemy is an online learning and teaching marketplace with over 80,000 courses and 24 million students.

A company developing a virtual science expert as aid to STEM elementary teachers

Wonderschool offers a platform where people can start infant and toddler programs and preschools out of their homes.

Chromatik is a company founded by Matt Sandler.

HireArt is a company providing an online recruitment platform.

A company providing a career guidance marketplace platform matching college students with coaches, professionals and jobs

LearnZillion is a company founded by Alix Guerrier.

Foundry College equips working adults with the skills and knowledge they need to excel in jobs that aren't being displaced by automation.

Scoutible is a company founded by Zach Gianos, Angela K. Antony and Tyler Law.

Photomath is a company founded by Damir Sabol.

Climb Credit is a company founded by Alexander Rafael.

Browser-based graphing calculator

People

Name
Role
LinkedIn

Brook Bisrat

Director of Impact Organisations



Eric Hanushek

Advisor



Greg Mauro

Managing Partner



Jennifer Lee

Advisor



Maia Sharpley

Partner



Michael Staton

Partner



Paul Strange

COO & General Counsel



Ravi Kokku

Advisor



Rob Hutter

Managing Partner



Stephen M Kosslyn

Advisor



Tom Vander Ark

Advisor



Vinit Sukhija

Principal



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Brainly







Bridge International Academy







BrightBytes







Brilliant







Build Academy







ClassDojo







Climb







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Desmos







Edmodo







EdSurge







Educents







Edunav







Enki







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