Newsela

Newsela

Newsela

Newsela is an innovative way for students to build reading comprehension with nonfiction that's always relevant: daily news. It's great news for literacy.
Type
B2b
Founded
2013
Raised
$172.2M
Follow us
Featured on
Alexa global traffic share
Twitter followers
Latest funding Show all
$100,000,000
Venture capital (Series D) - 2021
Reach Capital Owl Ventures TCV +2
$50,000,000
Seed fund - 2019
TCV
Team Size
7
Employees
TechCrunch

Newsela breaks into interactive educational video with first acquisition

$100,000,000 Venture capital (Series D)
TechCrunch , EdSurge , Pulse 2.0

Newsela, the replacement for textbooks, raises $100M and becomes a unicorn

$50,000,000 Seed fund
TechCrunch

Newsela raises $50M to expand a content repository for K-12 learning that replaces traditional textbooks

Xconomy

Press Institute Teams with Newsela to Make Kids Savvier News Consumers

Publishing Education
CNN Tech

Newsela is using journalism to help students improve reading abilities.

Education
TechCrunch

Newsela rolls out Library to help students read beyond the news

Education
Xconomy

Super Tuesday Is For Kids, Too: Newsela Opens Voting To Students

US elections Education
Xconomy

Can Edtech Turn Post-Millennials Into News Junkies? Newsela's Trying

Education Publishing
VentureWire

The Daily Startup: Mark Zuckerberg Joins $15 Million Round for Newsela

Funding