EDBRIEF: Explain Everything raises $2 million Series A

Explain Everything, an edtech startup with offices in New York and Wroclaw, Poland, raised a $2 million Series A led by Credo Ventures with participation from New Europe Ventures, RTAventures and individual investors.

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Noisli – EdTech Startup Profile

Name: Noisli
Website: www.noisli.com
Headquarters: Copenhagen, Denmark
Vertical: K-12, Higher Education
Tech: Web App, Mobile App

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EDBRIEF: FutureLearn now hosts Largest MOOC – IELTS Preparation with the British Council

FutureLearn claims to host the largest MOOC to date with over 380.000 enlisted learners from 150 countries. With 1.6 million registered students on FutureLearn, nearly 25% have signed up for this particular MOOC.

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EDBRIEF: Skillsoft acquires Vodeclic – French Enterprise Learning Solution

Skillsoft, a leading learning and talent management company, has acquired Vodeclic, a Paris-based edtech startup in the video course space.

Founded in 2007, Vodeclic creates video tutorials for companies, universities and professionals, covering productivity applications like Microsoft Office, Salesforce or social media.

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EDBRIEF: FutureLearn partners with Pearson VUE for MOOC Certification

UK-based FutureLearn, one of Europe’s leading MOOC platforms with over 1 million learners, signed an agreement with Pearson VUE to offer certifications for its online courses.

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