Entrepreneurs Debabrata Bagchi and Kapil Kuashik led venture, Sparsha Learning Technologies recently raised funding from Blume Ventures and Tempus Capital. Blume Ventures has been making early stage investments in quite a number of startups in India in the last one year, with investment in Sparsha they have validated the value in activity based e-learning platform.Incidentally, Sparsha Learning Technologies was also one of the Top 20 tech startups at TechSparks 2011 and one of the bench-marked ventures to be in the Tech30 report.
On Sparsha Learning Technologies
Sparsha Learning Technologies is an e-learning based technology startup headquartered at IIT Kharagpur Science Technology Entrepreneur Park (STEP) and has an extended R&D center at PESIT CORI (Crucible of Research and Innovation), Bangalore. Sparsha’s flagship product, iLearnMore, is a learning and assessment platform which uses technology and simulation to enhance learning, increase retention among students, push teaching efficacy and impart remedial learning in a classroom environment using active learning methodologies. Education is one of the hottest spaces in the economy today, with various areas for improvement being addressed by numerous players. Sparsha strikes at the heart of these problems, with its iLearnMore platform, harnessing simulation mechanisms to make science education more effective.
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