In their technology funding Series B round of venture, ClassDojo managed to raise $21 million with the objective of connecting students, teachers and their parents, whereby new investors and General Catalyst such as Signal Fire, Reach Capital, and GSV spearheaded the ending round of the funding. The co-founders Sam Chaudhary, ClassDojo, and Liam Don confirmed that the raised capital will be utilized in building up their group and enhancing the ClassDojo application by adding helpful elements and content. The application aims to enhance teacher-parent correspondence consistently, while making a positive culture in classrooms. Through the application, guardians are also updated on their child’s day at school.
Teachers are able to communicate with the parents quickly and the technique is helpful for having the guardians know about the performance of their kids in school. For instance, teachers can take record videos or photos of students’ participation and works in different activities and forward them to parents. The app is effectively utilized in public, private and charter schools in more than 85,000 schools within USA. Currently, ClassDojo proprietors are focused on providing the application to more users. In addition, they plan to come up with premium elements and make content that guardians & parents would need to pay to access as opposed to producing income off clients’ information.
ClassDojo is a start-up firm based in San Francisco with the aim of creating mind boggling classroom experience. Established in 2011, it is among the quickest developing organizations in the sector of education technology. The firm is utilized and favored by a huge number of parents and teachers who feel their work has been made simpler by having the capacity to remain in contact with each other and following up on performance of their students. Prominently, 90% of K-8 learners within the United States including others from 180 countries utilize the application.
The ClassDojo’s potential team entails designers, engineers and educators. They are profoundly experienced in managing of charter and public schools and more so the individuals involved have broad backgrounds in web-based platforms like Google, Linkedin, Dropbox, and Amazon. Thus, ClassDojo has been able to establish an incredible experience in school community by uniting, instructors, principals and other school pioneers.