A unique online school called Cyboard School has been launched in India. It’s the brainchild of two entrepreneurs and visionaries, named Rajat Singhal, co-founder and CEO, and Kunal Singhal, co-founder and CTO.
The standout feature is a hybrid delivery model that includes a mix of online courses, followed by physical warehouses running 30 days a year and some city-level interactions. The school aims to enroll about 5,000 students in Standards 1-3 by the end of March 2021 and gain 1% of India’s K-12 market share by 2025. The goal is to overcome the disadvantages of education Mainstream K-12, including lack of personalized student learning, lack of necessary infrastructure and good teachers, limited interaction between students and teachers, and increasing reliance on tuition rates and the provision of futuristic education to students through state-of-the-art infrastructure, competent teachers, regardless of geographical barriers.
“India has one of the largest education systems in the world. The K-12 online segment is expected to be nearly 3.7 times its current size of $ 1.16 billion to $ 4.3 billion by 2025. The COVID-19 pandemic has underlined the importance of digitization in all sectors and education is no exception, ”said Rajat Singhal, co-founder of Cyboard School.
“We are excited to embark on this new journey to facilitate access to education everywhere. With a hybrid model, personalized attention and the use of cutting-edge technology, Cyboard School overcomes the drawbacks of formal education, ”he added.
Cyboard School begins with grades 1, 2, and 3. Using the latest technology, an updated curriculum, and the latest pedagogy to provide personalized attention to students are some of its unique value propositions. The school encourages adaptive learning to create a strong conceptual foundation, eliminating the need for external lessons. It also uses AI for facial recognition and body language assessment.
The school is based on a monthly fee model. Advanced technological solutions guarantee economies of scale.