CodeSpark Raises $4.1 Million to Bring Coding Games to Kids

CODESPARK, which offers coding games for children ages 4 to 9, has raised $4.1 million in a seed round led by Kapor Capital. Based in Los Angeles, codeSpark develops “The Foos,” a coding game played by more than 4 million kids, according to TechCrunch. The startup make its offerings available to schools, libraries and nonprofits for free, while charging parents a fee for home access. Other investors include Idealab, PGA Venture Partners, Felton Group, NewGen Capital and Umang Gupta (who wrote Oracle’s first business plan and now opines on EdSurge).

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