mGuru—English and Math for Kids
The K-5 Mobile Learning Platform
We build mobile learning apps for K-5 students, focusing on English and Math. Our app provides an interactive learning journey for children, with the explicit aim of accelerating learning outcomes in an engaging way. The vision of mGuru is to package the best learning practices and research into a platform for everyone, so that any child can have the tools to gain basic literacy and numeracy skills. We're a team of educators and technologists, building a fun learning solution that simply works for students and parents.
Founder & CEO
Stanford, Palantir, World Bank
Spandea App Dev Head, 10+ years engineering experience
Head of Math Education
Pratham, Kotak Education Foundation, TISS
Teach For India, Dasra, Kaivalya Education Foundation
Education in India
By in large, India's primary school system produces poor education outcomes. From math to language skills, millions of students are simply not learning the material taught at school. Below are some staggering figures that capture the problem of education outcomes in primary schools.
Source: ASER Report 2014
of Std. 5 students can only read Std. 2 texts
1 in 4
Std. 5 students can only read basic English sentences
of Std. 3 students cannot do 2-digit substraction
of Std. 5 students cannot do division
We are small team based in Mumbai with a big dream: to dramatically increase education outcomes for India's children. mGuru is a vision and we need help realizing it. We need talented engineers, educators, designers and field workers to build this kind of platform, so if you're interested, please email resumes here.