Japan Education Market
February 2019

Classi acquires stake in Educom to offer learning and school support package. Cram schools go digital. Mates EdTech raises 100 million JPY.

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Japanese education ministry’s recommendation to introduce integrated school support systems in schools leads to a partnership between two big EdTech providers. Preparatory schools recognize the growing importance of digital technologies through ICT curriculum development and digitised learning materials. Free coding classes for children get underway ahead of the mandatory introduction of programming in schools in 2020.

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