Speaking English can lead to increased opportunities for Indians. PALF invests in Karadi Path, an English language learning company that teaches English the same way kids learn their native tongues.
We are excited to announce our first program in Latin America, taking place September 2015!
Experifun has been on a roll recently. In addition to developing excellent products and improving learner outcomes, the company recently got positive coverage in the Times of India, the world's largest selling English newspaper.
The Pearson Affordable Learning Fund is proud to release this Edupreneurs Debrief, sharingwhat we learned working with our second cohort in Southern Africa.
PALF announces a new investment in Karadi Path, an English language learning company based in Chennai, India.
Kristen Moree shares key learnings from PALF's Affordable Learning Summits held in India in April 2015.
The Affordable Learning Fund is pleased to announce a new commitment from Pearson to invest an additional $50 million of capital.
Today the Pearson Affordable Learning Fund (PALF) announced an INR 30,00,000 (USD $50,000) investment in Sudiksha Knowledge Solutions (www.sudiksha.in), the company behind a chain of low-cost pre-schools in Hyderabad, India.
PALF and Omidyar Network hosted a peer learning summit in Bogota, Colombia with nine of the most competitive and disruptive companies in the education space.
Read more about the two ‘Edupreneurs’ selected to receive $75,000 USD of seed investment to begin their journey to scale.
Arvind Nagarajan writes about the rise in English-medium instruction in India and its perception in Indian society.
Yiming Ma authored an article “Starting a New Relationship in Education” which was featured on the Stanford Social Innovation Review.