Education.com Raises Second Round

Education.com, an online destination for parents with kids in preschool through twelfth grade, has raised $9.75 million in Series B funding. California Technology Ventures led the round, and was joined by return backers Azure Capital Partners and TeleSoft Partners.

 

PRESS RELEASE

 

Education.com (www.education.com), the leading online destination for parents with kids in preschool through grade 12, today announced it has secured $9.75M in funding led by California Technology Ventures.  The Company's Series A investors, Azure Capital Partners and TeleSoft Partners, also participated in the round.

 

 

 

Education.com has achieved success in providing the right mix of information, resources and content, through a sophisticated understanding of, and ability to, deliver high quality education and parenting information online.

  

With highly relevant original content and in depth reference information addressing critical issues, such as child development, special needs, bullying, kindergarten readiness, and hundreds more, Education.com estimates it has already reached about 10 million parents over the past year.  Monthly pageviews have grown to 4 million* and partnerships now exceed 350, including the most respected universities and leading nonprofits in the country.

  

Fortune 500 and other global brands are already finding Education.com an important place to advertise given its mission and highly coveted parent demographic.  Additionally, revenue has doubled quarter over quarter. 

 

The education world today is more complicated for children who face emotional challenges, relationship challenges, and family issues.  It has become clear that parents are actively looking for this type of information online.  They also have an interest in connecting with other parents that have been in similar situations, in an effort to help their children grow and succeed.  

 

Education.com helps parents make informed decisions about their child's education and well being, by giving them access to tools and resources that address the social, emotional, and academic challenges facing children of all ages.  It provides access to high-value applications and a community of engaged users to help fulfill specific needs, including SchoolFinder