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Tech Will Save Us (and Raise $4.2 Million to Offer Programmable STEM Kits)

Mar 21, 2018

TECH WILL SAVE US, a London-based creator of programmable toys that aim to help kids build STEM and coding skills, has raised $4.2 million in a Series A round led by Initial Capital. Other investors include Backed VC, SaatchInvest, All Bright, Unltd-inc, Leaf VC and angel investors Chris Lee, Martin McCourt and Jonathan Howell. With this latest round, the company has now raised $7.8 million, according to Crunchbase.

Founded in 2012, Tech Will Save Us sells kits where kids can play with play-dough circuits, create synthesizers, and build other projects that introduce them to electronics. The company boasts a partnership with Disney through which it will sell Marvel Avengers-themed kits. Its press release claims that kits have been sold in more than 97 countries with the help of over 4000 retailers.

Edtech Business

Tech Will Save Us (and Raise $4.2 Million to Offer Programmable STEM Kits)

Mar 21, 2018

TECH WILL SAVE US, a London-based creator of programmable toys that aim to help kids build STEM and coding skills, has raised $4.2 million in a Series A round led by Initial Capital. Other investors include Backed VC, SaatchInvest, All Bright, Unltd-inc, Leaf VC and angel investors Chris Lee, Martin McCourt and Jonathan Howell. With this latest round, the company has now raised $7.8 million, according to Crunchbase.

Founded in 2012, Tech Will Save Us sells kits where kids can play with play-dough circuits, create synthesizers, and build other projects that introduce them to electronics. The company boasts a partnership with Disney through which it will sell Marvel Avengers-themed kits. Its press release claims that kits have been sold in more than 97 countries with the help of over 4000 retailers.

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