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Game-Based Learning Platform Kahoot! raises $10 million

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Norwegian game-based learning platform Kahoot! has raised a $10 million round led by Fredrik Cassel at Creandum, current investor Tellef Thorleifsson at Northzone and Nagraj Kashyap at Microsoft Ventures. The latest round brings the startup’s total raised to $16.5 million.

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Knewton partners with Norwegian Publisher Gyldendal

Adaptive learning platform Knewton announced a partnership with the Norwegian publisher Gyldendal. Gyldendal will use the Knewton API to create adaptive learning products for math students grades 1-7.

Founded in 1925, Gyldendal is Norway’s largest educational publisher. The company will use the Knewton API to create Smart Øving Powered by Knewton.

Since opening its London office in October 2013, Knewton has partnered with Sanoma Learning in Finland and Sebit in Turkey.

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