• Kami Newsroom

    Kami Raises Seed Fund to Accelerate Growth in North America

    Today, we are thrilled to announce that Kami has received NZ $1.5 million in seed funding to accelerate the rapid growth of our company in North America, valuing the company at almost NZ $20 million.  The seed round, which was oversubscribed by 180% was led by Australian venture capital firm, Right Click Capital. Other investors include the New Zealand Venture Investment Fund (NZVIF), Australian venture capital firm Capital Pitch, as well as Australian and New Zealand Angels. “When building the round, it was important to us that we find a lead investor with a track record of successful similar investments in the Aus/NZ region, and be part of a global…

  • Case Studies,  Kami Videos

    Oakdale Junior High School makes learning more engaging using Kami

    Challenge: Melody Hastings sent out an assignment through Google Classroom but realized that they lacked technology that would enable them to edit PDF files. While searching for a cost-effective solution that would best serve the students’ learning needs, she found Kami. As a mathematics teacher, Hastings recognize the importance of precision when it comes to digital learning activities. In her opinion, kids are “naturally drawn to technology”, so she wanted to create a more engaging learning experience by showing students how they could use technology for schoolwork. Solution: Oakdale Junior High School in California purchased a district-wide Kami School Licence. Hastings soon discovered that Kami was more than just a PDF…

  • Blog,  Kami Newsroom

    Happy Holidays! From Kami🎄

    It has been yet another successful and rewarding year here at Kami, and as the year comes to an end, we wanted to take a moment to wish you all Happy Holidays and a fantastic New Year. We hope that you get to spend a joyful and safe holiday with those close to your heart, family, and friends. We also want to say big thanks to all of our users, educators, and supportive friends–and of course all the people who we have met at conferences this year. The Kami team will be taking a break from December 21, 2018, and will return to the office on January 7, 2019. We…

  • Kami Newsroom

    Applications For Kami Heroes 2019 Open Now

    It has been a year since we launched the Kami Heroes programme, a community of educators who not only love using our app but also use their knowledge (and voice) to help like-minded educators recognize Kami as a universally accessible tool. Educators are everyday heroes and it has been wonderful working closely with many inspiring individuals who are passionate about their roles in the community. We are thrilled to have created a network of educators who support and believe in the future of Kami and educational technology. That is why we are very excited to announce that applications for our 2019 Kami Heroes programme are now open (Tuesday, November 20).…

  • Kami Newsroom,  Product Updates

    Introducing the Grading Integration for Google Classroom

    The new Grading integration for Google Classroom is finally here! Earlier this week, we released a great addition to your daily workflow; a feature that will improve the way that you work with Kami and Google Classroom. Teachers who use Kami with Google Classroom would recognize that the Grading window is a key component in providing academic feedback to students. With this latest product update, making annotations and markups of your own will give you a far more seamless experience. Plus, you can view a student’s work in real-time before they turn it in. Easy-peasy! Below are instructions on how to navigate this new update: 1) Open the Classwork  2) Choose…