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MIT Consumer Edtech Startup Out Of The Box Education Launches World's First Classroom-in-a Box With Digital Platform For Kids Business News

Create meaningful learning and play experiences anywhere with an all-in-one modular educational unit for children ages 2 and up.

Out Of The Box Education, a startup founded at MIT, The world’s first Classroom-in-a-Box with a digital platformis an innovative all-in-one educational unit for children ages 2 and up. The award-winning, patent-pending product was developed as part of the MIT DesignX program.

Over the past two years, parents and educators have faced significant challenges in transitioning to remote or hybrid work, while also facilitating their children’s learning. This is a problem exacerbated by the pandemic. Out Of The Box was founded on the philosophy that meaningful learning and play can (and should) happen anywhere, not just in traditional schools. Classroom in a Box transforms any space with a variety of configurations that offer endless experiences.

The Kickstarter launch will begin on September 27, 2022. For more information, please visit – and play

components of boxed classroom Modular and mobile, kids are free to experiment with different configurations and uses. The unit also comes with an artificial intelligence-enabled digital platform that offers a personalized learning journey tailored to each child’s unique learning needs and a learning library with expandable content.

A study conducted at the University of Cambridge found that a guided, play-based approach that allows children to explore at their own pace is as good as a traditional classroom setting in teaching literacy, critical thinking and numeracy. Effective. Out Of The Box co-founder Yu Qian Ang, whose mother had been her preschool teacher for over 20 years, said of the inspiration behind the project: “For children, every interaction is an opportunity for learning, and traditional asymmetric educational approaches can discourage them.”

Out Of The Box has won multiple international awards, including an Audience Choice Award at the World Bank’s Youth Summit, and was also honored with Fast Company’s World Changing Ideas and Innovation by Design.

Through the Kickstarter campaign, the co-founders hope to build a community of enthusiastic early adopters who provide feedback and ideas and grow with the product. Supporters also have the option to support efforts to bring these experiences to disadvantaged children.

About Us: Founded at MIT, Out Of The Box Education aims to bring meaningful learning and play experiences to children around the world. The company’s first product is a patent-pending boxed classroom (hardware) with an AI-enabled learning platform (software) that transforms any space into a learning and playing environment for children.

Contact Information:
Name: Chloe Ng
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Organization: Out Of The Box Education, Inc.

Release ID: 89082047

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