Edtech startup Early Steps Academy has raised $1.2 million seed capital from BEENEXT, Whiteboard Capital and Taurus Ventures. Angels such as Suhail Sumeer, Akash Saxena, Varun Alagh and others also participated in the round.
The new funds will be used in R&D of content, technology advancement and in team expansion.
Founded in 2021 by Sneha Biswas, Early Steps Academy is a case-based live learning platform for students between 8-18 years of age to develop knowledge in over 1,000 topics such as entrepreneurship, space, climate and blockchain.
The Bengaluru headquartered platform currently operates in seven countries including USA, the Middle East and India.