As users read text within the app, the app listens, highlights potential improvements and an assistant helps users to sound out words.
Tiney, a London startup which is looking to revolutionise early-years childcare, has raised £5million in funding.
Video tutoring platform Verbling - the San Francisco-based startup - has been acquired by Busuu, one of the most popular language learning solutions.
London-founded Jolt, the "co-learning" concept offering affordable alternatives to traditional MBA courses, has secured funding of $14.1 million in a round led by Balderton Capital.
A London-based edtech startup, backed by Twitter co-founder Biz Stone, has raised $760,000 in pre-seed funding.