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Feb 04, 2014, 06:00 ET

Remind101 Raises $15 Million in Series B Funding Led By Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers; John Doerr Joins Board

Remind101, a free communication platform built for teachers, today announced that it has raised $15 million in Series B financing led by Kleiner...

Sep 18, 2013, 09:30 ET
"We think there is huge potential for technology that enables educators to boost engagement with their students using the ultimate personal computer: the mobile phone," said Brett Kopf, Remind101's CEO and co-founder. "We're extremely pleased to welcome The Social + Capital Partnership to our team. Chamath and his colleagues share our vision for the utility that our platform can bring to the education system and how we can build an extremely valuable business at the same time." (PRNewsFoto/Remind101)

Remind101 Raises $3.5 Million in Series A Financing, Led by the Social + Capital Partnership With Participation From First Round Capital and Yuri Milner

Remind101, innovator of the leading mobile communication platform for the classroom, has closed $3.5 million in Series A financing. The Social +...

Sep 04, 2013, 17:14 ET
With a Remind101 app in their palm of their hand, teachers can quickly send reminders and  schedule messages for delivery at a later time, such as passing periods or when kids are getting ready to leave home for school.  (PRNewsFoto/Remind101)

Remind101 Expands Reach of Its Safe Mobile Messaging Platform for K-12 Teachers with New Mobile Apps

To make it even easier for K-12 teachers to communicate and keep in touch with their students, Remind101, has launched two new mobile apps. The...

Aug 13, 2013, 09:00 ET
Remind101 is an innovative service that gives teachers a safe and free way to text message students and stay in touch with parents. Since its launch less than two years ago, Remind101 has experienced a meteoric rise in popularity among K-12 teachers. Already, more than 200,000 teachers are using the service, and have sent more than 110 million text messages to nearly 4 million students and parents.  (PRNewsFoto/Remind101)

Remind101 Supports Back To School With Its Safe Mobile Messaging Platform That Improves Teacher-Student Communication In More Than 20,000 Schools

Right now, millions of K-12 teachers are making preparations for one of the busiest times of the school year. Meanwhile, the team behind...