Kickboard Collects $2M in Series A Round

KICKBOARD: $2 million to New Orleans-based Kickboard in Series A round led by New Market Venture Partners and Two Sigma Ventures, with several angels also getting in on the action. The provider of a web-based analytics platform for student performance data had previously raised $800K in a seed round in July 2011. The company, founded by Teach for America alum Jennifer Medbery, counts over 200 schools in the U.S. as customers. Its been a favorite among fellow teacherpreneurs, judging by the praises from EdSurge contributors near and far. More info from PEHub. And here's the press release.

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