Company Name: Class Companion
Location: San Francisco, CA
Product: AI platform that empowers teachers to give instant, personalized feedback to students.
Funding Details: $4m in seed funding
Funding led by: Index Ventures
Purpose of Funding: Improve the teacher experience and expand the team.
Leadership: Co-founded by Avery Pan (CEO) and Jack Forbes
About Company: Class Companion is an AI platform that enables teachers to provide instant feedback and support students to learn at their own pace. It assists thousands of educators in creating assignments, engaging students, generating feedback, and gaining insights into student progress. The technology utilizes large language models, enabling educators to give instant, tailored feedback on written tasks. Features include customized assignments, hints, contextual knowledge, suggestions for revision, and progress recognition. Throughout the process, teachers maintain comprehensive visibility and can override the AI's input to have the final word.