Edtech platform Creative Galileo announced that it has partnered with Korea Educational Broadcasting System, popularly known as EBS. The partnership is part of Creative Galileo’s overarching strategy to provide young minds with the finest in education and fun learning experiences through a multiverse of children’s characters.
EBS Korea is renowned for its educational content and has been at the forefront of supplementing school education. With the popularity of K-Pop, EBS Korea’s content and characters have become highly popular and in great demand. With the partnership, children across the globe can watch EBS’s high-quality programmes on Creative Galileo’s platform through various characters such as Curious Kemi – Discovery of the world, Tell me! Tell me, Ping & Pong, Why, Knock, Knock, English Playground, and GO! GO! Giggles.
Prerna A Jhunjhunwala, Founder, Creative Galileo, commented on this partnership and said, “Our partnership with EBS Korea is the first step towards bringing international characters onboard to our platform. We started with just one character, but today we have industry-leading IPs and over 20 kids’ favourite characters on our journey to offer purposeful, resourceful, and differentiated learning journeys to children.”
Aligning itself to the UN’s SDG goal of “Ensuring inclusive and equitable quality education and promoting lifelong learning opportunities for all,” the company is on a mission to bridge the digital and learning divide.
Creative Galileo recently raised USD 7.5 million in Series A from a clutch of investors, including Affirma Capital, Kalaari Capital, East Ventures and others. As India’s largest, character-based early learning platform for kids aged 3-10, the platform has over 10 million downloads and 10,00,000 monthly active users. The platform also launched Hindi for its users apart from English and will soon introduce more vernacular languages.