Sunday, October 01, 2023
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The shenanigans at Byju's will hopefully put an end to the indiscriminate hiring and overspending prevalent in the edtech sector and bring the much-needed focus on profitability over glorified annualised revenue run rates

Edtech companies should step up to the plate with self-regulation and have an internal ombudsperson who can act as a sounding board for consumers

The partnerships will entail the setting up of BrightCHAMPS Next-Gen Labs within schools and training its teachers in the curriculum by industry experts and vetted by self-regulatory board called the BrightCHAMPS Global Curriculum Advisory Board

The edtech has tied up with Indore’s Member of Parliament, Shankar Lalwani, to help marginalised kids become proficient in tech, money and communications skills

Money Lessons is a graphic novel, which covers topics such as the evolution of money, different kinds of money, banking, value, spending, saving, borrowing, investing, exchanges, currencies, demand, supply and more

The company claims that the newly-launched hub offers hybrid STEM-accredited classes based on a curriculum reviewed by an independent global curriculum advisory board

The government should expand the scope of its online education and skill development programs in Budget 2023, actively involving private players and technology service providers in private-public partnership models, to accelerate India’s skill development...

He maintains that adopting an honest approach with parents has helped the edtech grow sustainably with a healthy runway of several years despite the ongoing funding winter

As Director of Curriculum and Learning Experiences, Sharma has been tasked with upgrading and augmenting the edtech's curriculum and build an AI learning vertical internally

This acquisition comes on the heels of the edtech unicorn’s launch of a $100 million investment war-chest in June this year