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Kay Alexander is the Managing Editor of EDUKWEST Europe and Creative Director of Winkler Media.

Poland: Explain Everything raises $3.7 million

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Polish edtech startup Explain Everything has raised $3.7 million from EBRD, Credo, RTA and NEV. Continue reading Poland: Explain Everything raises $3.7 million

France: SkillAndYou raises €21 million

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Distance Education platform SkillAndYou has raised €21 million from Jolt Capital, Access Capital and 21 Centrale Partners. Continue reading France: SkillAndYou raises €21 million

UK: Firefly Learning raises £4.5 million Series A

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London-based Firefly Learning has raised a £4.5 million Series A from BGF Ventures and Beringea. Continue reading UK: Firefly Learning raises £4.5 million Series A

UK: pi-top raises £3.5 million Series A

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London-based edtech startup pi-top has raised a £3.5 million Series A from Hambro Perks and Committed Capital. The three-year-old startup has raised a total of over £4.9 million to date.

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Germany: Makerist raises €5 million Series B

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Berlin-based DIY learning platform Makerist has raised a €5 million Series B from Gruner + Jahr Digital Ventures, Ringier Digital Ventures, High-Tech Gründerfonds, and OZ Verlag.

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