Open English (“OE”) has been a leader in online English Language Learning in Latin America since 2007. We provide individuals and corporate clients in emerging markets worldwide with a unique, practical and fun learning experience that caters to their own schedule and pace. Our platform offers programs in English Learning with both on-demand content and personalized, live classes 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, with teachers who are all native English speakers.
To date, the company has offered its online English classes to over 400,000 students all over Latin America – including Brazil – and to the Spanish-speaking community in the United States. Open English offices are located in Miami, Pompano Beach, Buenos Aires, Bogota, Caracas, and Sao Paulo. The company has been featured on numerous media outlets such as the Wall Street Journal, CNN en Español, and NBC. To date, Open English has raised $120M USD in funding - the third highest in Ed Tech history and has been named by PitchBook (2014) as the fifth most valuable Ed Tech company in the world.
With the acquisition of Next University (“NextU”) in 2015, OE is now positioned as a global education technology leader offering various online certificates in digital technology specializations. The NextU portfolio of certificates currently includes online certification programs in web development and mobile app development, including Android, iOS and more.
The company has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, CNN en Español, and many Latin American media outlets. To date, Open English has raised $120M in funding - the third highest amount in Ed Tech history. – less