Mumbai-based ed tech startup Genius Teacher, has raised a $2 million angel fund from Whiteboard Capital and VKG Venture LLP. The quiz based firm is founded by Housing.com’s co-founder Advitiya Sharma.
The company aims to use this funding to create products for teachers and onboard more than a million students on its platform in the next 12 months.
The company focuses on the K12 segment and creates personalised interest-based engaging content to enhance the learning experience for students. It uses strong interests like food, movies, sports nature and more to make learning maths, science and English more enjoyable.
The company has created over 5K quizzes on its platforms and nearly 10K interest-based personalised videos. The company also claims to have onboarded more than 100 schools, 2,000 teachers, and 70,000 paid students with a record 100% renewal rate.
Genius Teacher, which is registered under the name Genius Learning Labs Pvt Ltd, supports over 10+ curriculums and provides real rewards like scholarships and internships with big companies like Whatsapp, Mahindra & Mahindra, Singapore University, IIT(M) and many more.