Knewton

Knewton is an adaptive learning platform that allows users to create and share personalized educational contents for schools and universities. Read more

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Knewton

Knewton is an adaptive learning platform that allows users to create and share personalized educational contents for schools and universities. Read more

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President & CEO

Brian Napack

CEO Approval Rating

83/100

Founded:

2008

Status:

Product/Brand/ServiceIndependent Company

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ALEKS Corporation is one of Knewton's top rivals. ALEKS Corporation's headquarters is in Irvine, California, and was founded in 1996. ALEKS Corporation operates in the Schools industry. ALEKS Corporation generates 79% of Knewton's revenue.

Smart Sparrow has been one of Knewton's top competitors. Smart Sparrow was founded in 2011 in Surry Hills, New South Wales. Smart Sparrow is in the Application Software industry. Smart Sparrow generates $2.6M less revenue than Knewton.

Cerego is one of Knewton's top competitors. Cerego was founded in San Francisco, California} in 2000. Cerego operates in the E-Learning industry. Compared to Knewton, Cerego generates $6M less revenue.

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Knewton Acquisitions

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Knewton Funding History

Since Knewton was founded in 2008, it has participated in 9 rounds of funding. In total Knewton has raised $179.2M. Knewton's last funding round was on Aug 2018 for a total of $5.0M

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FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

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Venture Round
Aug 2018
$5M
Debt
Aug 2018
$20M
Debt
Jul 2018
$5.2M
Series F
Oct 2015
$52.3M
Equity
Dec 2013
$51M

Since Knewton was founded in 2008, it has participated in 9 rounds of funding. In total Knewton has raised $179.2M. Knewton's last funding round was on Aug 2018 for a total of $5.0M

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Knewton News

July 10, 2017EdSurge

Amid Struggles, Knewton Names Former Pearson Exec as New CEO

Knewton pioneered adaptive-learning technology and amassed more than $157 million in venture capital,... See more »
May 11, 2017EdSurge

Pearson, an Investor in Knewton, Is 'Phasing Out' Partnership on Adaptive Products

Throughout the past decade, Knewton's adaptive learning technology has been backed by some of the big... See more »
June 8, 2016Equities

Knewton Powers Top Dog Math And Science Adaptive Learning Products In South Africa

NEW YORK, June 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Top Dog Education and Knewton have launched two adaptive learn... See more »
February 4, 20164-traders

Knewton Secures Additional USD10 Million in Series F Funding

(4-traders.com) Deal Type: Venture Financing Deal Sub Type: Growth Capital/Expansion Deal Status: Com... See more »
February 2, 2016Asian Venture Capital Journal

Singapore's EDBI, TAL Education in $52m round for US-based Knewton

New York-based adaptive learning system developer Knewton has raised $52 million from a consortium of... See more »
February 1, 2016FinSMEs

Knewton Raises Additional $10M; Closes $52M Round

Knewton, a NYC-based adaptive learning company,...... See more »

Knewton Blogs

February 27, 2020Knewton Blog

A Year in Review. What's new in Knewton Alta in 2020

Putting achievement within reach for all students is a continuous journey. Students evolve as quickly... See more »
February 6, 2020Knewton Blog

WEBINAR: Defining Corequisites in Math and Stats: How to Know What You Don’t Know

Defining Corequisites in Math and Stats: How to Know What You Don’t Know Tuesday, February 18, 2020 a... See more »
February 4, 2020Knewton Blog

4 Challenges Instructors Face to Stay Current in 2020 and Tips to Overcome Them

Teaching Higher Ed in 2020 is no easy task. Consistent change has left many instructors facing an uph... See more »
January 30, 2020Knewton Blog

Knerd Q&A: Meet two of the brains behind Knewton’s latest course – Knewton Alta Calculus

Alta wouldn’t be possible without a masterful group of Knerds taking care of business behind the scen... See more »
May 10, 2019Knewton Blog

A Message from Wiley

Greetings from Wiley! I want to personally express my excitement for Wiley's acquisition of Knewton, ... See more »
January 15, 2019Knewton Blog

Knewton launches altapass, an all-access pricing option, making alta even more affordable for students

With altapass, students can access multiple alta courses within a single subject area for $79.95; Kne... See more »
January 15, 2019Knewton Blog

What's new in alta for 2019

There are a lot of things that set Knewton apart as a company. One of the most important for our cust... See more »

Knewton Press Releases

October 31, 2016NewsMaker

Global Adaptive Learning Software Market to Grow at CAGR of 30.54% to 2020

MarketStudyReport.com adds "Global Adaptive Learning Software Market 2016-2020" new report to its res... See more »
October 26, 2016PR Newswire

Alinea and Knewton Launch Adaptive Math Course CampMat

First Knewton-powered product available in Denmark LONDON, Oct. 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Knewton, the... See more »
September 22, 2016EmailWire

Education Technology Market 2016 Trend, Analysis and Overview

(EMAILWIRE.COM, September 22, 2016 ) A technology-driven education system supports and encourages edu... See more »
July 26, 2016openPR

Education Technology Market In North America to grow at a CAGR of 9.07% during the period 2016-2020.

"The Report Education Technology Market in North America 2015-2019 provides information on pricing, m... See more »
July 20, 2016NewsMaker

Global Adaptive Learning Software Market 2016 Share, Trend, Segmentation and Forecast to 2020

About the Adaptive Learning Software Market ...... See more »
June 8, 2016PR Newswire

Global Adaptive Learning Software Market 2016-2020 - Enhanced Usage of Gamification - Research and Markets

DUBLIN, June 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global A... See more »
June 1, 2016NewsMaker

Global Adaptive Learning Software Market 2016 Analysis and Forecast to 2020

About the Adaptive Learning Software Market ...... See more »

Knewton Videos

April 8, 2015KNEWTON YOUTUBE CHANNEL

"Knewton and Triumph Learning: Building a Partnership" on YOUTUBE

Knewton and Triumph Learning: Building a PartnershipFrom: Knewton KnerdViews: 00 ratingsTime: 03:08Mo... See more »
March 27, 2015KNEWTON YOUTUBE CHANNEL

"Knewton" on YOUTUBE

KnewtonKnewton is a mission-driven for-profit. Our team is motivated to improve education and change ... See more »
July 31, 2014KNEWTON YOUTUBE CHANNEL

"Engineering Culture & Organization" on YOUTUBE

Engineering Culture & OrganizationFor more information about career opportunities at Knewton, check o... See more »
July 31, 2014KNEWTON YOUTUBE CHANNEL

"Knewton Data Science" on YOUTUBE

Knewton Data ScienceFrom: Knewton KnerdViews: 30 ratingsTime: 03:34More in Education... See more »
July 31, 2014KNEWTON YOUTUBE CHANNEL

"Knewton Data Science" on YOUTUBE

July 31, 2014KNEWTON YOUTUBE CHANNEL

"Knewton Platform Team" on YOUTUBE

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Knewton Headquarters

111 River Street

Hoboken, New Jersey07030

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Knewton Summary

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Overview

Knewton is an online learning management system for creating and sharing academic contents. Founded in 2008 and headquartered in New York with offices in London, Sao Paulo and Tokyo, it is the world's leading adaptive learning technology provider with...

CEO

Knewton's President & CEO, Brian Napack, currently has an approval rating of 83%. Knewton's primary competitors are ALEKS Corporation, Smart Sparrow & Cerego.

Website

knewton.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Knewton

  1. When was Knewton founded?

    Knewton was founded in 2008
  2. Who is Knewton's CEO?

    Knewton's CEO is Brian Napack
  3. How much revenue does Knewton generate?

    Knewton generates $12M in revenue
  4. How much funding does Knewton have?

    Knewton has historically raised $179.2M in funding
  1. Where is Knewton's headquarters?

    Knewton's headquarters is in Hoboken New Jersey, USA
  2. How many employees does Knewton have?

    Knewton has 200 employees
  3. What sector does Knewton operate in?

    Knewton is in Internet Software, Educational Technology (Ed Tech)
  4. Who are Knewton's competitors?

    Knewton's top competitors are ALEKS Corporation, Smart Sparrow, Cerego