Teachit, a U.K. service that collects classroom materials from teachers, announced today that it raised an undisclosed amount of funding for expansion into the United States. The company said that the round was led by Google managing director for industry development, John Burke, but Google itself did not invest in the company.
Teachit works with English, drama, and media studies teachers who draft classroom materials, workbooks, lesson plans, and teaching tools, which are then shared with the Web site community. Based on the popularity of their materials, Teachit shares with teachers a portion of the revenue generated by membership. … Read more