Amar Rajasekhar, co-founder of Edcite, brings in over 20 years of professional experience in Fortune 500 companies and technology start-ups. As a well-known strategy, growth, and operations leader, Amar Rajasekhar has now joined Moonshot Junior as an advisor.
Moonshot Junior Inc., a Silicon Valley-based, educational-management startup specializing in an entrepreneurial and innovation-centric program for children, has announced the inclusion of Amar Rajasekhar to their team of advisors.
Amar’s last venture, Edcite, enables teachers to create high-quality, easily customizable, interactive content to fit their class. Edcite also provides students with a library of teacher-created assignments to enable unlimited practice on various assignments. Headquartered in the San Francisco Bay Area, Edcite already has noteworthy achievements under its belt. Moreover, Amar has been instrumental in bringing Edcite’s assessment platform to over 2.5 million students and 200K teachers in public schools across the United States.
Prior to Edcite, Amar developed strategic partnerships in the technology industry and has launched new products developed through strategic alliances. Amar also advises startup founders on business plans and go-to-market strategies.
Commenting on the same, Moonshot Junior’s CEO and co-founder, Alok Jain, said “We’re thrilled to have Amar onboard. The kind of experience he brings is exactly what we’ve been looking for. Amar will pave the way to take Moonshot Junior to US school systems (both Private and Public Schools) in the near future. I’m really excited to see how he widens our reach among children across our country so our program can benefit all of them.
About Moonshot Junior Inc. Moonshot Junior Inc. is a start-up that is remodeling the concept of empowering today’s builders and innovators and turning them into tomorrow’s educators and entrepreneurs through project-based learning and product development experience. Our community strives to uncover and nurture the STEAM skills in children with the help of our innovation and entrepreneurship-centric, SaaS-model based program. Our community and platform are an overlay around the ideas, projects, and products straight out of the creative minds of children between 7-17 years, with guidance from subject-matter experts.