Smart Sparrow

Smart Sparrow is an adaptive learning platform that enables instructors to design education based visual content for students. Read more

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Smart Sparrow

Smart Sparrow is an adaptive learning platform that enables instructors to design education based visual content for students. Read more

Dror Ben-Naim's photo - Founder & CEO of Smart Sparrow

Founder & CEO

Dror Ben-Naim

CEO Approval Rating

84/100

Founded:

2011

Status:

PrivateSubsidiary of Pearson PLC

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Knewton is one of Smart Sparrow's top rivals. Knewton's headquarters is in Hoboken, New Jersey, and was founded in 2008. Knewton operates in the Internet Software industry. Knewton generates 127% of Smart Sparrow's revenue.

Acrobatiq has been one of Smart Sparrow's top competitors. Acrobatiq was founded in 2013 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Acrobatiq is in the Technical Education industry. Acrobatiq generates $4.7M less revenue than Smart Sparrow.

DreamBox Learning is one of Smart Sparrow's top competitors. DreamBox Learning was founded in Bellevue, Washington} in 2006. DreamBox Learning operates in the E-Learning industry. Compared to Smart Sparrow, DreamBox Learning generates $11.6M more revenue.

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Smart Sparrow Acquisitions

No recent acquisitions found related to Smart Sparrow

Smart Sparrow Funding History

Since Smart Sparrow was founded in 2011, it has participated in 4 rounds of funding. In total Smart Sparrow has raised $23.5M. Smart Sparrow's last funding round was on Feb 2018 for a total of $7.5M

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Feb 2018
$7.5M
Series C
Apr 2017
$4M
Series B
Mar 2014
$10M
Series A
Jun 2011
$2M

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Since Smart Sparrow was founded in 2011, it has participated in 4 rounds of funding. In total Smart Sparrow has raised $23.5M. Smart Sparrow's last funding round was on Feb 2018 for a total of $7.5M

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Smart Sparrow News

April 14, 2017IMPACT ALPHA

Edtech startup Smart Sparrow rakes in $4 million in new funding

Edtech startup Smart Sparrow has raked in $4 million in new funding. The company has raised $14 milli... See more »
January 19, 2015TECHNOLOGYDECISIONS

Smart Sparrow gets $4.5m grant for Inspark project

Australian adaptive learning vendor Smart Sparrow and Arizona State University have launched the new ... See more »
March 16, 2014TECHCRUNCH

Smart Sparrow Lands $10M To Help Teachers Make Online Learning More Adaptive And Interactive

For most students, learning within the traditional confines of the educational system has been someth... See more »

Smart Sparrow Blogs

March 26, 2019Smart Sparrow Blog

Overcoming the Limitations of Online Teaching

As a university student in the late 2000s/2010s, and later as a teacher, I've had frustrating experie... See more »
March 26, 2019Smart Sparrow Blog

Not Content Digital, but Teaching Digital

There is a reason why teachers want to teach. There's something special about helping someone feel em... See more »
March 10, 2019Smart Sparrow Blog

High Quality Digital Learning: Think Beyond Your LMS

Our recently published ebook on The Next Wave in Digital Learning explores the past and current trend... See more »
February 14, 2019Smart Sparrow Blog

Which Widget is Your Perfect Match?

Have you ever longed for a learning tool to be your Valentine? Answer our 5 question quiz and we'll t... See more »
November 20, 2018Smart Sparrow Blog

Inspark Members win TWO 2018 OLC DLI Award Winners at OLC Accelerate in Orlando

[Republished with permission from the Inspark Teaching Network]Ivy Tech Community College and Mohave ... See more »
November 15, 2018Smart Sparrow Blog

Reflecting on EDUCAUSE 2018

You wake up on Wednesday, October 30th. It's a crisp and chilly morning; a great day to go shopping f... See more »
November 14, 2018Smart Sparrow Blog

CEO Blog: Inspiring the Next Wave in Digital Learning

Changing the software architecture at the heart of the education ecosystem.In technology, the only th... See more »

Smart Sparrow Press Releases

April 27, 2017Marketwired

Learning Design Pioneer Launches New Learning Analytics to Inform Instruction and Course Design

Smart Sparrow's new analytics features provide real-time feedback on student progress and engagement,... See more »
January 8, 2017PRWeb

Smart Sparrow Recognized for Advancements in Content Authoring Technology

Adaptive learning pioneer awarded gold medal in 2016 Excellence in Technology Awards.(PRWeb January 0... See more »
November 1, 2016Press Release Rocket

Digital Library of Interactive Simulations and Activities Simplifies Online Course Development for Faculty and Instructional Designers

New Smart Sparrow interactive course components and course authoring features developed in response t... See more »
July 20, 2016Marketwired

Adaptive Learning Platform Helps Companies Improve Employee Engagement in Corporate Learning

Smart Sparrow Unveils Corporate Learning Offering in Response to Demand for Training and Development ... See more »
June 23, 2016Marketwired

New Learning Design Studio Helps Universities and Companies Meet Demand for Quality Course Design

Smart Sparrow Launches New Service to Help Academics and Corporate Learning Specialists Create Engagi... See more »
April 27, 2016Marketwired

Smart Sparrow Wins Three Awards for Innovation in Online Learning Design and Best Learner Experience

Adaptive Learning Pioneer Awarded Three 2016 LearnX Awards... See more »
April 9, 2016NewsMaker

World's First Adaptive Engineering Course Opens Up Engineering Fundamentals to All

UNSW Engineering, Adaptive Learning Pioneer Smart Sparrow and FutureLearn Launch Free Online Course t... See more »

Smart Sparrow Videos

February 5, 2019Smart Sparrow Vimeo Channel

"1 Defining Symptoms of Dementia" on VIMEO

Cast: Smart Sparrow... See more »
December 13, 2018Smart Sparrow Vimeo Channel

"Unit 2 update .2" on VIMEO

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October 19, 2018Smart Sparrow Youtube Channel

"Beautiful Learning Moments" on YOUTUBE

October 2, 2018Smart Sparrow Vimeo Channel

"Scenario 1 with VO-FINAL" on VIMEO

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August 1, 2018Smart Sparrow Youtube Channel

"Introduction to BioBeyond for Students" on YOUTUBE

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Smart Sparrow Headquarters

Elizabeth Street

Surry Hills, New South Wales2010

61-2-8096-8096

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Smart Sparrow is an adaptive learning platform that enables instructors to design education based visual content for students. Smart Sparrow was founded in 2011. Smart Sparrow's headquarters is located in Surry Hills, New South Wales, AU 2010. It has ...

CEO

Smart Sparrow's Founder & CEO, Dror Ben-Naim, currently has an approval rating of 84%. Smart Sparrow's primary competitors are Knewton, Acrobatiq & DreamBox Learning.

Website

smartsparrow.com

Frequently Asked Questions about Smart Sparrow

  1. When was Smart Sparrow founded?

    Smart Sparrow was founded in 2011
  2. Who is Smart Sparrow's CEO?

    Smart Sparrow's CEO is Dror Ben-Naim
  3. How much revenue does Smart Sparrow generate?

    Smart Sparrow generates $9.4M in revenue
  4. How much funding does Smart Sparrow have?

    Smart Sparrow has historically raised $23.5M in funding
  1. Where is Smart Sparrow's headquarters?

    Smart Sparrow's headquarters is in Surry Hills New South Wales, AU
  2. How many employees does Smart Sparrow have?

    Smart Sparrow has 65 employees
  3. What sector does Smart Sparrow operate in?

    Smart Sparrow is in Application Software, Educational Software
  4. Who are Smart Sparrow's competitors?

    Smart Sparrow's top competitors are Knewton, Acrobatiq, DreamBox Learning