ClassDojo has managed to raise 21 million Dollars in a Series B round of project funding for the tech links educators to students’ parents and help them communicate consistently about the students’ activities, behavior and social development at school.
Round the clock communication throughout the year and more so during school days will help parents get constant information of what their kids are up to. Such communication will help in discussing issues that are rather only discussed once a semester in parents’ teachers’ meetings.
Sam Chaudhary and Liam Don who are the cofounders of ClassDojo reported that the company closed the round in late 2015. They are using the capital to grow the team and find out what kind of features and content will be useful to the parents that use the app. The use is for both school and home.
With this new projects parents will be able to give or enhance their children learning and development at school. ClassDojo is used by teachers to make daily activities that parents are aware of usually on a daily basis. Parents also get videos and photos of their children’s work and activities from teachers via the ClassDojo app.
ClassDojo was founded in 2011 and the aim of the app was to create a platform where teachers, students and parents would interact with simplicity. The app is easy to use and has created a community for all.
The app is today used by over 85,000 schools in the United State. ClassDojo does not make money with user’s data to protect every child’s privacy rather they plan to create premium content that parents will pay to use.
ClassDojo is significant and is today being used to for students, teachers and parents’ collaboration. It is projected that ClassDojo user growth will increase to the same level as the big social network messaging platforms.
ClassDojo an easy way for teachers and students to interacts and get encourage them while at the same time sharing these best moments with parents. ClassDojo mission is to transform the traditional classroom and create an environment where teachers, students and parents closer together. ClasDojo enables communication to take place as well as motivate students to engage with their parents. The platform encourages students as it eliminates the boredom of an ordinary class and makes learning more exciting. With ClassDoja classes have become positive places with happier and motivated learners.
ClassDojo is driven by what teachers and parents need.