Happy holidays! We're excited to announce that Knewton has raised a $51 million round to reach more students worldwide. Read on for more.

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Knewton Raises $51 Million

By Jose Ferreira, Knewton founder and CEO
"Raising another round of funding wasn’t an entirely obvious decision for us. We had a couple of profitable months at the end of 2013, and expected to be profitable all of 2014. But Knewton has lofty goals. We want to bring predictive analytics and personalized recommendations to publishers, schools, and, ultimately, students around the globe. We want to make it possible for any content creator to create high-quality adaptive experiences. We want to launch a public portal so that anyone anywhere can use Knewton to learn anything." Read more ›
In the News
"Just when it looked like the bubble might be cracking, that venture capital investment in education was stuck in the doldrums, and that the year in EdTech might end with a whimper, no bang in sight, along comes Knewton to put an exclamation point on an active December... With the new round doubling its total capital to $104 million, Knewton has big expansion plans on the docket, chief of which is its plan to become a global business." Read more ›
Knewton Partners with Gutenberg Technology
Just a short high speed rail ride from the Knewton's new London HQ is the Paris office of Gutenberg Technology, a leading French edtech startup. We’re thrilled to announce that Gutenberg Technology will be integrating the Knewton API into MyEbookFactory 5.0, a cross-content publishing platform for digital textbooks. Read more ›
Introducing Two New Knerds
Meet Kristen and Kate ›
Video: Feedback Loops and Inferred Data
In this video, Director of Data Science George Davis discusses the challenges of representing the learning process and the 5 types of educational data that matter. Watch now ›
Featured Ed Effort: BiblioNasium
BiblioNasium is a social media reading community for kids. In a guest interview on the Knewton blog, founder Marjan Ghara discusses why she started the company, how new media will influence reading habits, and how we can inspire more children to love reading. Read more ›
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