Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Creative Galileo, one of the fastest-growing kids early learning apps today, announced that it has partnered with Periwinkle by Jeevandeep Edumedia, an industry leader with 50+ years of legacy. Periwinkle is a company that creates engaging, thoughtful content for children that follows global education standards. Creative Galileo will publish Periwinkle’s online learning content under this partnership. It will pave the way for an immersive and unique learning experience for kids aged 3-10 while keeping the entire process engaging and fun.
Creative Galileo recently raised $2.5 million in seed funding led by Kalaari Capital and other angel investors, making it the first company to be backed by Kalaari’s venture flagship CXXO programme for women founders. The world’s leading startup research firm, HolonIQ, recently listed Creative Galileo on their annual list of the 100 most promising EdTech startups from India & South Asia.
Commenting on the announcement, Prerna A Jhunjhunwala, Founder, Creative Galileo, said, “We are excited to have Periwinkle onboard with us. This partnership will meet the growing demand for quality video content for children. We share the same goals as kids. Every video and game that they play on our app should help them acquire knowledge and skills. Our strategy is to continue partnering with the top content players in India and worldwide to offer the best learning experience to our young audience and make learning fun for them. “
Speaking on the partnership, Parin Furia, Director, Jeevandeep Edumedia, said, “With this partnership, we are excited to extend our reach, reaffirming our commitment to make learning in the ‘new world‘ more accessible. Creative Galileo, like us, understands the importance of creativity and knowledge for children’s development. We can work together to nurture today’s young minds and build a better tomorrow. “
With over 4 million downloads of the e-learning app, Creative Galileo has tie-ups with Big Animation, Amar Chitra Katha, Periwinkle, Shermaroo, Toonz Animation, and others, providing content, gamification, and interactive learning journeys for children. The EdTech company is India’s first character-based elearning app. It aims to be a metaverse of children’s favourite characters, helping them strengthen their foundational years with engaging gamified content.
About Creative Galileo
Creative Galileo is a new-age EdTech start-up transforming early learning globally for children from three to ten years. Creative Galileo’s ‘Kids app , which is character-based in India, is the first of its kind. It aims to use technology to highlight personalized needs, inquiry-based learning methodologies, and experiential activities to create a fun and interactive curriculum. Since its inception in July 2020, the e-learning app has recorded over 4 million downloads and over 5,00,000 Monthly active users.
In the wake of globalisation, Jeevandeep Edumedia introduced its brand Periwinkle in the year 2008 with an aim to expand its horizons to newer international educational methods, practices and approaches. With more than 1700 running book titles published for Kg – Grade 10, they aspire to introduce the students to these international standards of learning that will help lay their foundation and expose them to the global trends of education. Periwinkle’s YouTube channel ‘Periwinkle kids‘ with 1 Million+ subscribers is an enriching and self-paced comprehensive learning tool for children all around the world.