Introducing xEdu start-ups

creating an impact in education business



Introducing xEdu start-ups

creating an impact in education business


Fall '16 program



3DBear makes 3D printing fun and engaging in schools. 3DBear is a game that runs on a tablet. Unlike any other application, 3DBear hides all the complexity of 3D printing and makes it into child’s play.



EMMA Math is a novel pedagogical approach to teaching math, developed by experienced teachers to help in math learning problems and raise the level of mathematical thinking of every child. EMMA Math provides turnkey digital material packages for math teaching for K12 schools and publishers.

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Lyfta creates interactive VR-documentaries that make serious topics accessible, engaging and fun for learners, and easy to teach and assess for educators. A series of creative activities and assessments, designed by Finnish and British pedagogical experts, complement the engaging digital content.



Mukava is a state-of-the-art service for daycare, combining the various requirements of parents, caregivers and administration staff into one service. First and foremost, Mukava is designed to simplify daily routines at home and in daycare.


Atomic Shapes

Atomic Shapes is bridging the gap between 3D printing and Education through a simple and easy-to-use solution to make 3D models. By combining the benefits of both physical and digital modelling Atomic Shapes deliver a simple user experience that allows students to make a 3D model by just using their hands.



International Minifiddlers is a distance education innovation in violin studies. Minifiddlers offers the best method – the Colourstrings – for that. It provides intensive and systematic virtual education for violin pedagogues by using modern technology.



TinyApp is the platform for the early education sector to work especially in the world of families and nurseries. TinyApp provides a platform for the early education sector to share information and develop competences safely and without time and place restrictions.



Social emotional learning tool based on the Pikkuli TV series. Pikkuli effectively addresses many learning themes, such as social skills, self-expression and the processing of feelings.



Qridi is an evaluation and assessment tool with a pedagogical approach. You can e.g. measure the 21st-century skills or any other wanted criteria for an individual student, class or school from different perspectives: student, teacher, parents, peers. Qridi won the Best digital learning solution in Finland 2016.



Rounders teach emotional skills by combining mobile gaming, internet of things and traditional media. Rounders bring a new, safe framework for children to learn to recognise their feelings, develop emotional intelligence and social skills.


spring '16 program



Lack of social skills creates enormous costs to society and individuals. We have a method that links improved social skills to better well-being and performance. In Mightifier Application school kids give each other positive feedback to raise self-esteem, decrease bullying and improve learning results.


koulu group

Koulu improves the value for money of private education through establishing private schools, training teachers and developing educational institutions. Our solutions are based on the education excellence of Finland that is one of the top systems in global rankings. The result: schools creating healthy and happy pupils.



Seppo opens the school to the world. It's a tool that makes project-based, experiential learning a part of everyday schoolwork. An innovative online solution for teachers to create educational games. An easy-to-use tool for educators to move learning outside of classroom.


Psyon Games

Psyon Games make high quality, free to play, science entertainment games. Our games are are based on the research of educational games and science entertainment. We make even bigger impact to the popularity of science than The Big Bang Theory made
as a TV-­show.



Acament offers low-cost and high-quality online university education to emerging markets in Asia and Africa by motivating professors to compete in developing quality learning content.



Revisely is breaking the mould for writing skills. No more correcting with red pens and papers. Now teachers can use this innovative application for correcting writing assignments and providing more and more insightful feedback to their students. And thus, improving their writing skills.



Bomberbot is a digital learning tool that offers coding for kids aged 8 to 14. By solving logic-based puzzles with visual programming blocks, children develop basic programming knowledge and computational thinking skills.



Flinga platform developed by Nordtouch combines different mobile devices to function as a tool for collaborative knowledge construction. Flinga allows students to participate either individually or simultaneously to conversations or questions asked by the teacher.



EdVisto combines the most ancient teaching method of storytelling with modern video and social sharing technology for a powerful learning solution. When students create stories together, they learn even more, retain the learning longer and develop critical future skills that prepare them far beyond any learning of content alone.