Saudi edtech Noon Academy expands to Pakistan with launch of its social learning platform

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Riyadh-headquartered global edtech Noon Academy has expanded to Pakistan with the launch of its social learning platform. The launch was announced by Noon Academy’s co-founder Aziz Alsaeed in a MENAbytes Live session on Wednesday. This comes less than a month after Noon Academy’s launch in India. The platform that has raised over $21 million to date from some leading investors of the region including STV and Raed Ventures, acts as a curated marketplace of teachers, enabling them to schedule and conduct live classes, competitions, and polls and quizzes. They can create public or private groups and invite students to become a part of them. The teachers can also assign students with homework, monitor their performance, and communicate with them, using it. Noon Academy is starting in Pakistan with 9th to 12th grade more...