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The Smart Robot Tutor Company

INVEST IN ABII BY VAN ROBOTICS, INC. TODAY!

Van Robotics develops AI-enabled, smart robot tutors that provide highly personalized tutoring in core subjects - anywhere, any time. Our robots use AI to learn individual students’ learning habits and adapt to key indicators of learning like performance, attention and stress state. Van Robotics’ first robot to market, ABii, tutors K-5 students using national standards-aligned math and reading lessons.
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ABii by Van Robotics, Inc.

REASONS TO INVEST

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We appeared on Shark Tank in May 2020, and were selected for the Techstars Austin accelerator program, where only 1-2% of applicants were admitted.

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We conducted a pilot with 4 schools, reporting that 67% of students have improved by 34% after only 3 sessions with the robot. Following this success, we received a Department of Education grant to put our robots in 16 school districts serving 1000+ students.

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Ed Tech spending on AI within the US is $800M as of 2018, and is estimated to grow to 6.1B by 2025, and worldwide consumer robot revenue will grow from $5.6 billion in 2018 to $19 billion in 2025.

Van Robotics Featured on Shark Tank!








"Next generation educational technology"

Van Robotics Featured on Shark Tank!

The Problem


Students K-5 are underperforming and there is an increased need for remote educational technology

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Today, only 40% of US students test at or above proficient in math by 4th grade (Source).  Even more shocking, only 35% of US students test at or above proficient in reading by 4th grade (Source).  These statistics haven’t changed in the last 10 years, despite the number of efforts to close the student achievement gap.  Further, it’s estimated that less than 20% of students that fall far behind will ever catch up, and kids from lower income families are disproportionately affected and lose significantly more comprehension of core skills during the summer months (Source).  

The COVID-19 global pandemic will exacerbate both the number of students that test below proficient in math and reading in the upcoming 2020-21 school year, as well as increase the disparity between students from lower-income families and their peers from middle and upper income families (Source).  On average, students will have missed the equivalent of at least 33% of the 2019-2020 school year, effectively doubling the deleterious impact of a typical summer break on academic slide.  (source, source, source)

The Solution


Meet ABii! Your Smart Robot Tutor

Van Robotics is revolutionizing student learning with the power of AI and robotics. Our robots are designed to be friendly, fun, and educational, acting as the perfect addition to the K-5 classroom or learning facilitator in school or at home.

ABii supports classroom teachers so every student can receive one-on-one help every day, and after school programs by tutoring core subjects like math and reading, wellness and socio-emotional learning. Our content is developed by certified teachers and all lessons are national-standards aligned, so it fits right into most classroom curricula. The robots are also fun, plug-n-play solutions so students can hop onto the system to take lessons without continual supervision. ABii currently comes with 2nd-5th grade math and 1-2nd grade reading lessons and periodic content upgrades are included free of charge.  

Our Traction


Featured on Shark Tank, our AI improved 67% students’ academic performance by an average of 34%

In May of 2020, we made our appearance on Shark Tank. We are proud to say that we believe we are the 1st robot on the market to do standards-aligned tutoring that tracks attention and correlates it to performance, using a robot to redirect attention.


We conducted our pilot test in 4 schools, reporting that 67% of students had improved by 34% after 3 sessions with the robot. Following this initial success, we received a grant from the Department of Education to put 120 robots in 16 school districts, servicing approximately 1,000 students.

About 45% of students gained more than 23% improvement with just 4 weeks with the robot on standards-aligned assessments.

Van Robotics was selected for the Techstars Austin accelerator program where only 1-2% of applicants were admitted, and is a critical part of a highly competitive $3.6M Fast-Track grant award from NIH to develop a proprietary stress detection system for our robots with a share of $1.2M.  (source, source) We did $180,000 in sales in the first 4.5 months of operation, with a new-to-market product.

The Market


As the global and US population increases, so too does the need for better education technology

Globally, there were 1.7 billion enrolled primary school students in 2019, and an estimated 7.7M primary schools (Source) . Within the US, there are 200,000 after-school care centers, with over 10 million children, and 100,000 elementary/middle schools with 35 million children. (Source, Source, Source) Additionally there are 2,700 YMCAs, 4,300 Boys and Girls Clubs, 9,000 public libraries. Altogether, this totals out to 316,300 organizations nation-wide dedicated to educating young people. (Source, Source, Source)

There are 17 million homes with K-8 aged children, and 3.4M with incomes of $100,000+. Ed Tech spending on AI within the US is $800M as of 2018, and is estimated to grow to 6.1B by 2025 (Source, Source, Source).

Consumer robots will experience healthy growth as they become a more established product category. Tractica forecasts that worldwide shipments of consumer robots will grow from approximately 15.4 million units in 2018 to 65.9 million units in 2025, increasing at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 23% during that period (Source). Worldwide consumer robot revenue will grow from $5.6 billion in 2018 to $19 billion in 2025, at a CAGR of 19.1%.

What We Do


Next generation educational technology that is interactive and fun to use


Van Robotics’ ABii combines cutting edge artificial intelligence with proven teaching techniques. ABii’s engaging social interactions and on-screen characters keep students engaged while ABii collects data on students’ performance and attention and delivers detailed reports to keep parents, teachers and students informed on students’ progress. ABii’s powerful machine-learning backend enables the robot to deliver highly personalized instruction and adapt to each student’s learning style and needs. Our desktop-sized robot comes with an accompanying web app equipped with various online characters that immerse students in a world where math problems are brought to life and made fun.

The Business Model


We sell both to schools and directly to consumers 

We sell our robot, ABii, to both school districts and directly to consumers for use at home. The robots we sell to schools are $999 and can service an unlimited number of students, whereas the version sold to direct consumers is $599 and can service up to 3 students.


The majority of our customers, thus far, reside in the U.S. on the East Coast and around the midWest.

How we are different


Our advanced AI technology is the first to track student attention and correlate it to academic performance. When students lose focus, our robots can redirect their attention and keep them engaged. The team at Van Robotics has spent over a decade improving our AI and machine-learning, allowing our robots to offer the highly customized educational resource many students need.

The Vision


Rapidly expanding our reach to schools, hospitals and homes worldwide

Our goal is to claim as much real estate as possible with our robot platform in public schools, hospitals, after school programs and homes in the next 5 years. Almost any lesson content can be added to our robots, meaning that once the platform is in place, our primary focus becomes accelerating the expansion of content offering to bring more value to existing and new customers (and recurring revenue for Van Robotics).


Our Lesson Creation Tool is a web app that enables anyone - teachers, parents or students (no programming necessary) - the ability to create custom lessons on any subject, theme, or skill level, and sell them on our Teachers’ Marketplace. We believe this will allow us to exponentially increase our content offering to robot owners.

We will continue to build our national network of ed tech resellers and distributors.  In addition, we will continue to secure state and federal grants and contracts to fulfill school district efforts to increase their purchase and implementation of research-based AI technology.

Our Team


Passionate and highly vetted tech experts with over 20 years of experience developing AI

We have 4 PhDs and 2 Masters level team members whose degrees include computer science, robotics and education. We also have a seasoned technical team trained at Yale and Johns Hopkins University. Our team has spent a cumulative 20 years conducting R&D to develop AI and robots that effectively promote learning in kids. After 20 years of working directly with experts and prospective customers to solve their pain points with various learning challenges, we have a unique and deep understanding of the market, the product, and its vast potential for future growth.


Our team is passionate about building effective, highly-engaging AI-enabled robots. We’re popular with our customers because, since the inception of this idea, we’ve sought their input on the robots’ design and function, and we continually engage them after every sale.

Why Invest


Our team has worked toward this moment for over a decade and we believe our product is some of the best AI educational technology on the market

The opportunity for Van Robotics has never been better. With the post-COVID reality, schools, after-school programs and parents are looking for alternative and distance learning solutions that offer personalization for students. Now is the prime time to scale our footprint in the market with highly personalized, standards-aligned robot tutors like ours, that have the capacity to facilitate personalized interactions, with a wide range of students. 

The team at Van Robotics has been researching AI and machine-learning for over 10 years to prepare for the release of ABii and we are finally ready to revolutionize the ed tech market with what we believe to be the perfect product-market fit. And two years after our initial launch, our solid customer base is eagerly asking for more!

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ABOUT

HEADQUARTERS
1225 Laurel Street, Suite 118
Columbia, SC 29201
VALUATION
$19.2M

Van Robotics develops AI-enabled, smart robot tutors that provide highly personalized tutoring in core subjects - anywhere, any time. Our robots use AI to learn individual students’ learning habits and adapt to key indicators of learning like performance, attention and stress state. Van Robotics’ first robot to market, ABii, tutors K-5 students using national standards-aligned math and reading lessons.

TEAM

Laura Boccanfuso
Laura Boccanfuso
Founder & CEO

Laura is founder and CEO of Van Robotics, a Columbia-based social robotics company that builds smart robot tutors. Laura received her PhD in Computer Science and Robotics from the University of South Carolina and later worked in the Yale University Child Study Center and Social Robotics Lab as a researcher. Her work focuses on developing software that drives how robots interact with people. At the beginning of her career, Laura built robots that helped kids with autism, developmental delays and ADHD. Most recently her work at Van Robotics creates fun robot tutors to accelerate learning for all different types of learners. Full-time employee.

Aditi Ramachandran

Aditi Ramachandran

Chief Robot Technologist

Aditi Ramachandran is the Chief Robot Officer for Van Robotics where she leads development of robot software, lesson content, and AI initiatives. Prior to joining Van Robotics, Aditi completed a PhD in Computer Science from Yale University specializing in Human-Robot Interaction. In her research, Aditi specifically focused on building personalized robot tutoring interactions for children. A strong believer in providing accessible education for all children, Aditi is passionate about Van Robotics and their mission to build effective robot tutors that help students learn.

Wendy Wells

Wendy Wells

Chief Education Business Strategist

Wendy Wells has spent the last 20 years creating systematic change by pioneering the way for integrating technology in K-20 education, the business arena, and governmental agencies. Wendy has taught, coached, and facilitated many educators and administrative leaders on effective technology integration to improve teaching and student learning. She is currently the Chief of Education Business Strategy, providing strategic guidance on support for long-term, successful educational technology integration in schools and forging new relationships with educational leaders looking to accelerate learning for their students. Full-time employee.

Evan Welchman

Evan Welchman

Senior Systems Architect

Evan earned a PhD in physics from Wake Forest University in 2017, where he studied computational materials modeling design, focusing on hydrogen storage materials. After graduating, he transitioned to the university staff as a Linux Systems Administrator. Evan joined team Van in 2019 and has been involved as a systems architect and developer, designing, building, and maintaining the company's network and computing systems, on robots and in the cloud.

Amrita Krishnaraj

Amrita Krishnaraj

Social Intelligence Lead

Amrita Krishnaraj is the Social Intelligence Lead for Van Robotics where she focuses on development of socio-behavioral software parts for ABii. Further, she works on sensor technology to collect user information during interactions and factors contributing to readiness to learn. Prior to joining Van Robotics, Amrita completed Masters in Robotics from Johns Hopkins University specializing in Human-Robot Interaction. Amrita’s research focus was robot assisted detection of user’s mental state and intervention. Amrita is passionate about leveraging robot technology to make personalized learning experience and gains accessible to all.

Kevin Nisbet

Kevin Nisbet

Head of Product Development

Kevin received his MBA with a focus on International Marketing and Finance from the Thunderbird School of Global Management. He has a strong background in business development with a demonstrated history of working in the apparel and fashion industry. Skilled in Retail, Textiles, Apparel, and Forecasting, who now leads operations, sourcing, manufacturing for Van Robotics as a full-time contractor.

Thorya Aadland

Thorya Aadland

Graphics Design Lead

Thorya specializes in front-end web development, UI Design, digital art, and human-computer interaction. Her current role at Van Robotics as a Graphics Design Lead includes full-stack development of front-end on screen character development and implementation as well as back-end support for integration with a connect robot. Thorya's work merges the arts and sciences in all development for creating functional yet aesthetically pleasing interfaces. Full-time employee.

TERMS

ABii by Van Robotics, Inc.
Overview
PRICE PER SHARE
$10
DEADLINE
Jul 30, 2021
VALUATION
$19.2M
AMOUNT RAISED
$333,350.00
Breakdown
MIN INVESTMENT
$250.00
MAX INVESTMENT
$107,000.00
MIN NUMBER OF SHARES OFFERED
1,000
OFFERING TYPE
Equity
ASSET TYPE
SHARES OFFERED
Common Stock
MAX NUMBER OF SHARES OFFERED
107,000

Maximum Number of Shares Offered subject to adjustment for bonus shares


Company

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Van Robotics, Inc.

Corporate Address

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1225 Laurel Street, Suite 118, Columbia, SC 29201

Offering Minimum

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$10,000.00

Offering Maximum

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$1,070,000.00

Minimum Investment Amount

(per investor)

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$250.00











Terms


Offering Type

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Equity

Security Name

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Common Stock

Minimum Number of Shares Offered

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1,000

Maximum Number of Shares Offered

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107,000

Price per Share

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$10.00

Pre-Money Valuation

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$19,202,140.00











COVID Relief

This offering is being conducted on an expedited basis due to circumstances relating to COVID-19 and pursuant to the SEC’s temporary regulatory COVID-19 relief set out in Regulation Crowdfunding §227.201(z).

Expedited closing sooner than 21 days

In reliance on Regulation Crowdfunding §227.303(g)(2) A funding portal that is an intermediary in a transaction involving the offer or sale of securities initiated between May 4, 2020, and February 28, 2020, in reliance on section 4(a)(6) of the Securities Act (15 U.S.C. 77d(a)(6)) by an issuer that is conducting an offering on an expedited basis due to circumstances relating to COVID-19 shall not be required to comply with the requirement in paragraph (e)(3)(i) of this section that a funding portal not direct a transmission of funds earlier than 21 days after the date on which the intermediary makes publicly available on its platform the information required to be provided by the issuer under §§227.201 and 227.203(a).

*Maximum Number of Shares Offered subject to adjustment for bonus shares. See Bonus info below.

Company Perks*

All Investor Owners Club
-Early access to products
-Access to invitation-only investor meetups / webinars

Early Bird
-Friends and Family - First 72 hours | 10% of investment in additional shares
-Super Early Bird - Next 72 hours | 5% of investment in additional shares
-Early Bird Bonus - Next 7 days | 2% of investment in additional shares

Volume
-Tier 1 $1000 investment = Perk 1
-Tier 2 $5,000 investment = Perks 1 & 2
-Tier 3 $10,000 investment = Perks 1, 2 & 3
-Tier 4 $25,000 investment = Perks 1, 2 & 3 + 5% of investment in additional shares
-Tier 5 $50,000+ investment = Perks 1, 2 & 3 + 10% of investment in additional shares

Perk 1 = 10% off ABii's for school district of choice
Perk 2 = 20% off ABii's for school district of choice
Perk 3 = 1 free ABii for school district of choice

*All perks occur when the offering is completed.

The 10% Bonus for StartEngine Shareholders

Van Robotics, Inc. will offer 10% additional bonus shares for all investments that are committed by investors that are eligible for the StartEngine Crowdfunding Inc. OWNer's bonus.

This means eligible StartEngine shareholders will receive a 10% bonus for any shares they purchase in this offering. For example, if you buy 100 shares of common stock at $10/ share, you will receive and own 110 shares for $1000. Fractional shares will not be distributed and share bonuses will be determined by rounding down to the nearest whole share.

This 10% Bonus is only valid during the investors eligibility period. Investors eligible for this bonus will also have priority if they are on a waitlist to invest and the company surpasses its maximum funding goal. They will have the first opportunity to invest should room in the offering become available if prior investments are cancelled or fail.

Investors will only receive a single bonus, which will be the highest bonus rate they are eligible for.

Irregular Use of Proceeds

The Company might incur Irregular Use of Proceeds that may include but are not limited to the following over $10,000: Salary payments made to one’s self, a friend or relative.

PRESS

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Back to the Future: Van Robotics Embraces a Retro Feel for Its Robot Tutors

When designing a robot buddy for students, you’d think the more realistic looking the robot, the more appealing, right? Not so, says academic-turned-entrepreneur Laura Boccanfuso.

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Inc. Magazine

30 Years Ago, Mill Workers Fled South Carolina in Droves. Now, Its Startup Scene Is Making a Remarkable Transformation

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The Financial Times

Education robots offer leg-up to disadvantaged students










ALL UPDATES

06.22.21

Notice of Funds Disbursement

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06.10.21

Doubled Sales Revenue in Q2 2021

Hello investors and prospective investors,

Our team has some big news we are thrilled to share.  Sales have been rapidly increasing over the past several months, and our Q2 sales revenue to date is already double from Q2 2020.  Schools are purchasing ABii robots for their students, and professional development for their teachers, in preparation for the next school year.  One school district, which purchased 8 robots earlier this year, just recently returned purchase 50 to equip all classrooms in one elementary school.  Another district, purchased 6 robots in December, and placed an order last month for an additional 30 robots, for their K-2 grade students.  More than 65% of our school purchasers last year came back to purchase more robots this year.  As we continue to grow, we'll continue to build strong relationships with our school communities, including conducting research to validate and improve our product, and inviting feedback to build on the value we provide school faculty and their students.  As we head into summer break, we're busy with summer academic recovery camp sales and pilots across the US, so keep ABii in mind for your favorite YMCA, Boys and Girls Club or school camp!

All the best,

Laura



05.24.21

ABii in the News as More Schools Upgrade Classroom Technology

Every once in a while, we get asked by (mostly) EdTech investors:  Why not just make it an app?  While this may seem like a good idea on the surface -- it clearly misses the strength of ABii's unique value proposition to schools, their faculty and students. 

For over a decade, schools have adopted all kinds of different educational apps for their classrooms and, guess what?  During that same decade, national math proficiency scores have flatlined:  https://nces.ed.gov/fastfacts/display.asp?id=51

There are a number of potential reasons why, but based on our team's collective 20 years of research in this field, we strongly believe that engaging social interactions, feedback and adaptivity to individual learning habits - such as attention and need for brain breaks - are core to the learning process.  That's why ABii learns about each student's individual learning habits and adapts on-the-fly to multiple measures of performance and attention to boost confidence, encourage persistence and celebrate student successes. Don't take my word for it, though. Check out a few recent examples from the educators and students using ABii themselves:

https://www.wltx.com/video/news/local/robots-help-students-learn-in-the-classroom/101-4065292e-dcbf-4d73-b05b-d68726bc5aac

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DNJ4XiFdzzI


04.27.21

Notice of Material Change in Offering

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Hello! Recently, a change was made to the ABii by Van Robotics, Inc. offering. Here's an excerpt describing the specifics of the change:


Abii has extended their campaign and added 2020 financials


When live offerings undergo changes like these on StartEngine, the SEC requires that certain investments be reconfirmed. If your investment requires reconfirmation, you will be contacted by StartEngine via email with further instructions.

04.26.21

GREATER goals: “One way to keep momentum going is to have constantly greater goals.” – Michael Korda

If you are a current investor in Van, you received an email last month detailing some exciting company updates on sales, product and business model.  If you are not yet invested in Van but are interested in learning more, just leave me a note on the comments section with your email, and I'll share the update.  In a few words, momentum is building.

As more schools return to in-class instruction, our team is fielding an increasing number of requests from schools, closing more first-time and repeat sales to incorporate ABiis as an integral part of everyday learning in the classroom.  We get asked often - how do you get the word out about ABii, it's so new and different from other solutions on the market?   Our commitment to building strong relationships with our customers definitely plays a big part.  We proactively and consistently engage teachers and administrators, and because they typically have such a positive experience with our team, and with ABii in their classrooms, they tell their peers, and our network grows.  This quarter, we hope to close sales about double what we closed this time last year.

We go after greater goals and momentum builds.  As we continue to focus on growing sales, both here in the US and abroad.  Check out this great video created by one of our sales partners in the UK, Mosaic Resources, describing the value-add for schools and students in the UK.

https://fb.watch/52YD9RP00D/


In the meantime, we're getting ready to announce a big new update on the product side of things...  stay tuned for more news.

Best,
Laura


04.18.21

Notice of Funds Disbursement

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As you might know, ABii by Van Robotics, Inc. has exceeded its minimum funding goal. When a company reaches its minimum on StartEngine, it's about to begin withdrawing funds. If you invested in ABii by Van Robotics, Inc. be on the lookout for an email that describes more about the disbursement process.


This campaign will continue to accept investments until its indicated closing date.


Thanks for funding the future.

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02.26.21

Notice of Material Change in Offering

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Hello! Recently, a change was made to the ABii by Van Robotics, Inc. offering. Here's an excerpt describing the specifics of the change:


Van Robotics, Inc. extended the length of their campaign.


When live offerings undergo changes like these on StartEngine, the SEC requires that certain investments be reconfirmed. If your investment requires reconfirmation, you will be contacted by StartEngine via email with further instructions.

02.16.21

Notice of Funds Disbursement

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As you might know, ABii by Van Robotics, Inc. has exceeded its minimum funding goal. When a company reaches its minimum on StartEngine, it's about to begin withdrawing funds. If you invested in ABii by Van Robotics, Inc. be on the lookout for an email that describes more about the disbursement process.


This campaign will continue to accept investments until its indicated closing date.


Thanks for funding the future.

-StartEngine

01.13.21

Notice of Funds Disbursement

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Hello!

As you might know, ABii by Van Robotics, Inc. has exceeded its minimum funding goal. When a company reaches its minimum on StartEngine, it's about to begin withdrawing funds. If you invested in ABii by Van Robotics, Inc. be on the lookout for an email that describes more about the disbursement process.


This campaign will continue to accept investments until its indicated closing date.


Thanks for funding the future.

-StartEngine

12.16.20

Banner Launch Year 2020, Closing with Amazing Momentum

Our first full year of commercial sales has been a wild ride.  When schools closed in March, we fast-tracked the development and release of a home version of our software to make ABii available to parents with kids at home and bolster an expected shortfall in revenue.  What followed, was a banner first full year of commercial sales, and some incredible accomplishments including:

-Shark Tank episode airing in May
-INC. magazine mention of Van Robotics as a company in one of the Surge Cities in South Carolina
-Financial Times article featuring Van Robotics as part of their "Education robots offer leg-up to disadvantaged students"
-ABii selected as one of TIME's Best 100 Inventions of 2020

and, over $1M in revenue, exceeding our goal for the year.   December monthly revenue is the highest we've seen all year, and we're heading into 2021 with amazing momentum.   We expanded our market reach from 1 state in the US in January, to 29 states and 4 countries in just 11 months, and we've on boarded a number of national and international resellers.   Not surprisingly, we continue to field more interest from an increasing number of schools trying to manage more struggling students, with fewer teachers. 

Thank you for helping us spread the word and *thank you* for your incredible support.  

All the best,
TeamVan











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$5,000 investment = Perks 1 & 2

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Unless indicated otherwise with respect to a particular issuer, all securities-related activity is conducted by regulated affiliates of StartEngine: StartEngine Capital, LLC, a funding portal registered here with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and here as a member of the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), or StartEngine Primary, LLC, a broker-dealer registered with the SEC and FINRA/SIPC . You can review the background of our broker-dealer and our investment professionals on FINRA’s BrokerCheck here. StartEngine Secondary is an alternative trading system regulated by the SEC and operated by StartEngine Primary, LLC, a broker dealer registered with the SEC and FINRA. StartEngine Primary, LLC is a member of SIPC and explanatory brochures are available upon request by contacting SIPC at (202) 371-8300.


Investment opportunities posted and accessible through the site are of three types:


1) Regulation A offerings (JOBS Act Title IV; known as Regulation A+), which are offered to non-accredited and accredited investors alike. These offerings are made through StartEngine Primary, LLC (unless otherwise indicated). 2) Regulation D offerings (Rule 506(c)), which are offered only to accredited investors. These offerings are made through StartEngine Primary, LLC. 3) Regulation Crowdfunding offerings (JOBS Act Title III), which are offered to non-accredited and accredited investors alike. These offerings are made through StartEngine Capital, LLC. Some of these offerings are open to the general public, however there are important differences and risks.


Any securities offered on this website have not been recommended or approved by any federal or state securities commission or regulatory authority. StartEngine and its affiliates do not provide any investment advice or recommendation and do not provide any legal or tax advice with respect to any securities. All securities listed on this site are being offered by, and all information included on this site is the responsibility of, the applicable issuer of such securities. StartEngine does not verify the adequacy, accuracy or completeness of any information. Neither StartEngine nor any of its officers, directors, agents and employees makes any warranty, express or implied, of any kind whatsoever related to the adequacy, accuracy, or completeness of any information on this site or the use of information on this site. See additional general disclosures here.


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Canadian Investors Investment opportunities posted and accessible through the site will not be offered to Canadian resident investors. Potential investors are strongly advised to consult their legal, tax and financial advisors before investing. The securities offered on this site are not offered in jurisdictions where public solicitation for offerings is not permitted; it is solely your responsibility to comply with the laws and regulations of your country of residence.


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StartEngine’s Reg A+ offering is made available through StartEngine Crowdfunding, Inc. This investment is speculative, illiquid, and involves a high degree of risk, including the possible loss of your entire investment. For more information about this offering, please view StartEngine’s offering circular and risk associated with this offering.