- Acquired by Kaplan on July 31, 2013
- Funding Received
- $44.7 Million in 7 Rounds from 13 Investors
- December, 2006
- New York
- Grockit, an online test prep platform leveraging adaptive learning engine and offering social learning and game mechanics.
- Michael Buffington, Farbood Nivi
- Games, Testing, Kids, MMO Games, Certification Test, Education
Grockit is a pioneering online social learning company. Grockit has proven that people learn more, faster through combining social learning mechanics and multi-media learning content to help people teach and learn from others.
Learnist is Grockit's broadest learning service, launched in May of 2012. At Learnist, expert members curate the web's content to create simple explanations on virtually anything using open content and rich multimedia.
Grockit.com offers Test Prep services for GMAT, IIM CAT, LSAT, GRE, ACT, SAT and AP Calculus and AP History tests. Grockit has built a social learning test prep platform for license and direct-to-consumer products. Florida Virtual Schools, KIPP Schools, Georgetown University and other schools have deployed Grockit services.
Current Team (7)Update
Past Team (12)Update
Chief Learning Architect
Jul, 2008 - Jun, 2012
VP of Marketing
Feb 1, 2011 - Jul 31, 2013
Director of Marketing
Sep, 2010 - Jul 31, 2013
Director of Academics
VP of Engineering
Sep, 2011 - Jul 31, 2013
Funding Rounds (7) - $44.7MUpdate
Grockit is a multimodal practice engine that includes adaptive, social and customized modes.
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