Bridge International Academies

Bridge is an educational organisation that designs technology-enabled, national syllabus aligned content and training programmes to empower communities to deliver a high-quality nursery and primary education to their children. Bridge’s Learning Lab model leverages research, technology, and data analysis in order to drive continuous improvement across all aspects of operations, ensuring children receive the world-class education needed to progress and thrive.
Company Growth (employees)
Type
Private
HQ
Nairobi, KE
Founded
2007
Size (employees)
1,120 (est)+3%
Bridge International Academies was founded in 2007 and is headquartered in Nairobi, KE

Bridge International Academies Office Locations

Bridge International Academies has offices in Nairobi, Boston, Lagos, Monrovia and in 3 other locations
Nairobi, KE (HQ)
Mombasa Road
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Bridge International Academies Data and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2007

Total Funding

$16 m

Latest funding size

$10 m

Time since last funding

over 2 years

Investors

Bridge International Academies's latest funding round in March 2015 was reported to be $10 m. In total, Bridge International Academies has raised $16 m

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Bridge International Academies News and Updates

A controversial American school chain and the battle to teach Africa’s children

Should Bridge International Academies be allowed to experiment on African children? That’s the crux of a question academics, politicians and parents have been trying to…

Uganda is accusing schools backed by Mark Zuckerberg and Bill Gates of “teaching pornography”

For much of the past year, Bridge International Academies has faced tough criticism of its operations and business model in Africa. With its scripted teaching…

Uganda is closing a for-profit school chain backed by Zuckerburg, Gates and the World Bank

Uganda has ordered the closure of 63 nurseries and primary schools operated by Bridge International Academies (BIA), a controversial for-profit school chain that offers standardized,…

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