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Kidblog Inc.

Kidblog is the largest platform for student content with over 3 million users in 250,000 classrooms worldwide.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Education
  • Location Minneapolis, MN, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded January 2010
  • Employees 3
  • Website

Company Summary

Kidblog is the leading teacher-moderated platform for student communication. Co-founder Matt Hardy started Kidblog in his 4th grade classroom to replace paper notebooks and promote student collaboration. Kidblog's cloud-based service provides a canvas for creating rich discussions around academic content. Our mission is to improve student achievement through an efficient feedback cycle between teachers, students, administrators, and parents.


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    Matt Hardy
    Co-founder & CEO

    Matt Hardy is a serial entrepreneur with a successful ten-year career as an educator. He worked tirelessly to create an environment of respect, rapport and rigor, which made his classroom the most-requested destination by parents and students. Matt holds a B.A. in Computer Science and a M.Ed. from the University of Minnesota.

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    Dan Flies
    Co-founder & COO

    Dan Flies is a veteran of the Minneapolis technology industry working in IT governance at KPMG, General Mills and Lawson Software. Dan led the technical and business impact evaluation of IT systems and projects for companies of all sizes in the U.S. and Europe. Dan has a B.A. in Computer Science from the University of Minnesota.


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    New Counsel PLC

Previous Investors

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    Scott Banister
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    500 Startups
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    RKB Capital