Smart Sparrow has announced the closing of a AU$5.3 million Series C round to expand its technology to cater for increase in online courses in the US.
EduGrowth has launched a pre-accelerator program, a free online course designed to guide startups through the development of their ideas on to launch.
Deakin University has become the first Australian university to adopt Inspark courseware, powered by Sydney startup Smart Sparrow to deliver students digitally enhanced education. Instead of traditional and generic teaching tools, Smart Sparrow tailors each student’s lesson to their needs and abilities through adaptive learning experiences.
Sydney EduTech startups OpenLearning and Smart Sparrow have partnered to launch an integration that will allow educators using OpenLearning’s Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) platform to create customisable and personalised courses for students.
There are about a dozen companies worldwide providing adaptive eLearning solutions – one being a Sydney-based startup Smart Sparrow. The startup has rapidly climbed up the EdTech ranks since launching in 2011, now being used by hundreds of thousands of students worldwide.