Wonderschool raises $2 million to launch in-home preschools
Wonderschool, whose online marketplace helps parents find in-home child care education programs, today announced a seed round of $2 million, led by First Round Capital and Cross Culture Ventures. SoftTech VC, Lerer Ventures, FundersClub, and Edelweiss also joined. Bennett claims to have 150 parents enrolled in Wonderschool’s programs, which are located in San Francisco and Los Angeles. The startup will use the new money to expand to 15 new cities across the U.S. and to hire more people to grow its team. It is also in the process of acquiring one of its competitors, Daybear. Read the coverage by VentureBeat, Forbes, Product Hunt, Tech Crunch, Business Insider, and PR News Wire.