• Term Sheet - Friday, July 13

    4 monthes ago - By Fortune

    EDUCATION Happy Friday. Polina returns Monday. Reach me lucinda.shen fortune.com.
    Education is one of those things that is constantly underfunded in the U.S - as evidenced by the nationwide teacher walkouts. But in the private equity and venture capital space, plans to reform the industry through technology are on fire. It seems as if there's a new deal in the edtech space everyday.
    Today, Austin-based pi-top, a learn-to-code startup, raised $16 million in funding led by Hambro Perks and Committed Capital.
    It's not just an anecdote that investors are becoming more bullish in the education...
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