Ottawa – March 23, 2017 – betterU Education Corp. (the “Company” or “betterU”), (TSXV:BTRU), is pleased to announce that it has signed multiple partnerships deals with leading educators from around the world supporting the Company’s focus to provide access of quality education to the mass population of India.
betterU has been working to develop a true global education marketplace that is able to effectively service mass populations in the hundreds of millions of potential learners. In order to achieve this, betterU must be able to provide access across various levels of education ranging from KG-12, exam preparation, skills development, corporate programs, university programs, industry specific learning, in addition to offering online / offline and blended programs across multiple levels of affordability. betterU’s marketplace is also working to create an ecosystem from learning to employment and have recently launched its Indian job portal platform connecting leading recruiters and corporate employment postings from across the country. “My vision has been to create a platform that can service the mass population so that no person would be left behind despite any personal constraints. We are pioneering this bold vision and over the last year we have successfully partnered with many global content partners, comprised of thousands of courses. Our efforts will not stop there! We need to continue building more partnerships in order to service all and this will also require more innovative learning solutions.” says, Brad Loiselle, President and CEO of betterU.
betterU is proud to confirm the following educational institutions as part of our marketplace offering:
edX (USA, under edX includes top global universities), Pluralsight (USA), Udemy (USA), Meritnation (India), Edureka (India), Digital Vidya (India), Manipal Prolearn (India), EdCast (USA), Fullbridge (USA), BSE Varsity (India), Eliquo (Canada), Toppr (India), Paddle (USA), Code School (USA), Shaw Academy (Ireland), iCompete (India), Aspiring Minds (India), Whizlabs (India), Imarticus (India), Canada-India Center of Excellence (Canada), GoSkills (New Zealand), SoundBasics (India), Genext Students (India), LabInApp (India), Sheth Leadership Academy (USA), iTrack (India), TrakInvest (India), eUniversity (India), California Intercontinental University (USA), Stone River eLearning (USA), VuBiz (Canada), Business Launch Solutions (Canada), funtoot (India) and ACADGILD (India).
The Company is also pleased to announce the addition of the following partnership including:
Skillsoft (USA), Babbel (Germany), Topper Learning (India), SKILLDOM (India), Skooli (USA), ICICIdirect Centre for Financial Learning (India), Ed4Online (USA), Ed4Credit, (USA), International Career Institute (Australia) and Eduonix (India).
betterU, an online education technology company, aims to provide access to quality education from around the world in order to foster growth and opportunity to those who want to better their lives. The company plans to bridge the prevailing gap in the education and job industry and enhance the lives of its prospective learners by developing an integrated ecosystem. betterU’s offerings can be categorized into four broad functions: to compliment school programs with flexible KG-12 programs preparing children for next stage of education, to foster an exceptional educational environment by providing befitting skills that lead to a better career, to bridge the gap between one’s existing education and prospective job requirement by training them and lastly, to connect the end user to various job opportunities.
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This press release may contain forward-looking statements and information, which may involve risks and uncertainties. The results or events predicted in these statements may differ materially from actual results or events. Factors that might cause a difference include, but are not limited to, competitive developments, risks associated with betterU’s growth, the state of the financial markets, regulatory risks and other factors. There can be no assurance or guarantees that any statements of forward-looking information contained in this release will prove to be accurate. Actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. These and all subsequent written and oral statements containing forward-looking information are based on the estimates and opinions of management on the dates they are made and expressly qualified in their entirety by this notice. Unless otherwise required by applicable securities laws, betterU disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise. Readers should not place undue reliance on any statements of forward-looking information that speak only as of the date of this release. Further information on betterU’s public filings, including their most recent audited consolidated financial statements, are available at www.sedar.com.
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