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FreshGrade Raises $4.3M to Connect Teachers, Students and Parents
August 15, 2014
But he never gave up on the idea that kids should be able to safely use the best of today’s technologies in their daily lives.
In 2012, he left Disney to co-found an education tech venture called FreshGrade Inc.–with Steve Wandler and Mark Payne–that connects teachers, school administrators, students and their parents or guardians as easily as a social network or work-collaboration tool like Yammer or Slack.
Now FreshGrade has raised $4.3 million in seed funding, Mr. Merrifeld told Venture Capital Dispatch, to bring its learning-assessment and communication apps to K-12 schools far and wide.