The Fiveable Blog

Adventures in building an edtech company, straight from the Fiveable team. Read our stories, stay updated on our progress, and meet the students that inspire us.

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Fiveable Secures $10m in Series A Funding to Support High School Students Beyond APs

Learn more about how Fiveable and Hours will support all 18m high school students in the US.

Amanda DoAmaral
Tán Ho
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Fiveable Joins the Trust and Safety Professional Association

Fiveable has officially joined the Trust and Safety Professional Association (TSPA), alongside leaders like Google and Airbnb.

Tán Ho
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College & Career Experts Join Fiveable for Launch of First College Summer Program

We've partnered with top-tier edtech companies and college admissions pro to demystify the admissions process.

Tán Ho
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Fiveable partners with Forage to provide career exploration support to students

Fiveable is pleased to announce our partnership with Forage to give students access to college and career readiness resources. 

Tán Ho
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Fiveable acquires Hours to bring virtual study rooms to students

Fiveable has acquired Hours—the #1 virtual studying platform for students.

Amanda DoAmaral
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Fiveable partners with Joon Care to provide mental health support for students

We're here to help destigmatize conversations around mental health for young people, especially those in high school.

Tán Ho
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Serena Williams backs Fiveable as we hit new milestone of 600k students a month

We're so excited to welcome Serena Ventures and Swell Partners to the Fiveable fam.

Amanda DoAmaral
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Fiveable backed by top-tier seed investors to reimagine social learning for high school students

Today, we announced our latest round of funding of $2.3 million led by BBG Ventures.

Amanda DoAmaral
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Student-led growth: why we're lifting the content paywall

Platforms charge students for content because it’s what everyone else does– it’s time to rethink that. 

Amanda DoAmaral
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Fiveable closes on $615k in seed funding after a 12-month rollercoaster

Fiveable has officially closed on $615k in seed funding led by Cream City Ventures in Milwaukee.

Amanda DoAmaral