UK-based edtech platform Tutorful bags £3M in a funding round
Tutorful, founded in 2015 by CEO Mark Hughes, is an edtech platform that connects parents and kids with online tutors to help them study anything from languages to music, computer programming, or even a Ph.D. course. Its virtual classroom provides an interactive learning environment, and features like scheduling and payment help tutors grow their businesses and attract clients online. Over 11,000 tutors have enrolled on the platform, covering more than 300 courses. Tutorful, an edtech platform that connects parents and children with online instructors, has acquired an additional £3 million in funding. Tutorful has 55 full-time employees and has lately expanded to France and Ireland. According to the officials, the latest fundraised amount would be used to improve the platform, expand into new foreign markets, and create about 27 new employees at the company’s Sheffield headquarters.