Apple gets serious about education, buys student data startup LearnSprout

Apple has acquired small education-focused startup LearnSprout, Bloomberg reports.

San Francisco-based LearnSprout makes a dashboard for teachers and school administrators to analyse student-generated data.

LearnSprout has raised $4.7 million in venture capital funding from firms such as Andreesen Horwitz, Formation 8, and Samsung Ventures, according to Crunchbase.


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