Khan Academy

Khan Academy is an educational non-profit focused on providing high-quality education for everyone. They produce a collection of free online micro lectures on a variety of different subjects, including mathematics, history, computer science, finance, physics, chemistry, biology, astronomy, and economics. Khan Academy also incorporates game mechanics into their system by awarding students with badges for reaching certain skill levels. 
Company Growth (employees)
Type
Private
HQ
Mountain View, US
Founded
2006
Size (employees)
531 (est)
Khan Academy was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in Mountain View, US

Key People at Khan Academy

Salman Khan

Salman Khan

Founder
Elizabeth Slavitt

Elizabeth Slavitt

Director of Content

Khan Academy Office Locations

Khan Academy has an office in Mountain View
Mountain View, US (HQ)
PO Box 1630

Khan Academy Data and Metrics

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Founding Date

2006

Total Funding

$10.2 m

Latest funding size

$3 m

Time since last funding

about 1 year
Khan Academy's latest funding round in August 2016 was reported to be $3 m. In total, Khan Academy has raised $10.2 m
Source: github.com

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Khan Academy Median Salaries

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