Edtech startup, WhiteHat Jr on Wednesday announced that it is ramping up its women-only teacher base in India, adding about 220 teachers a day and plans to have about 20,000 educators on its platform by year-end. The ongoing ramp-up is to match the growing base of students across multiple countries including India, US, Canada, UK, Australia, and New Zealand
“Digital education and innovation in teaching methodology have brought back the golden age of teaching in the current times of
“In line with this vision, we are delighted to offer a long-term career roadmap to thousands of teachers in the country, and we are thrilled with the response,” he said.
To make the product multilingual and cater to different audiences, WhiteHat Jr maps teachers and students based on the languages they speak, enabling them to switch between languages and making the learning experience more flexible and better suited to the kids’ requirements.
Currently, the platform has 84% teachers under the age of 35 years, teaching coding to kids from the comfort of their house and earning between Rs 50,000 and Rs 1.5 lakh on an average every month. The majority of the teachers on the platform hold a postgraduate degree, it added.