about us

Peekapak is an award-winning social-emotional learning platform that helps early childhood and elementary students learn skills like self-regulation and empathy through stories, evidence-based lessons, and personalized learning games. Peekapak’s curriculum seamlessly integrates into English Language Arts and literacy instruction and its personalized learning captures a student’s sentiment data to help educators to be proactive to curb future mental health issues.

our solution

is an award-winning, literacy-based, social emotional learning platform that equips educators and families with stories, lessons and interactive learning games to engage students.

Peekapak

sector
Early Childhood and Elementary Education
headquarters
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
founded in
2015
http://www.peekapak.com
meet the team

Ami

Shah

Co-Founder & CEO

Ami Shah is the Co-Founder and CEO of Peekapak, an award-winning social-emotional learning platform that engages elementary students to learn skills like self-regulation, empathy, and teamwork that has reached over 250,000 educators and students. Peekapak does this using stories, evidence-based lessons and game-based learning. Behind-the-scenes, teachers receive real-time reports showing a student’s progress and emotional state. This empowers educators to be proactive in helping curb future mental health issues. Peekapak works with schools districts within classrooms, libraries and afterschool programs across North America.

Ami has earned a MBA from INSEAD and is passionate about improving youth education, and has previously taught in K-4 classrooms and advised & volunteered at education-related non-profit organizations. As the founder of Peekapak, Ami is a graduate of Imagine K12, the edtech vertical of Y Combinator, a fellow of Uncharted’s Early Childhood Accelerator, awinner of NewSchools Venture Fund’s Early Childhood Prize and a part of the Futurebound Accelerator.

Lisa

Kardish

Educational Consultant

Lisa Kardish is an educational consultant at Peekapak, an award-winning social-emotional learning platform that engages elementary students to learn skills like self-regulation, empathy, and teamwork that has reached over 250,000 educators and students. Peekapak does this using stories, evidence-based lessons and game-based learning. Behind-the-scenes, teachers receive real-time reports showing a student’s progress and emotional state. This empowers educators to be proactive in helping curb future mental health issues. Peekapak works with schools districts within classrooms, libraries and after-school programs across North America.

Lisa is passionate about improving youth education, and previously worked helping districts with a college and career readiness solution.  Lisa is married  and a mother of two beautiful little girls that light up her life!

Futurebound Acceleration Lab Cohort

The Cohort will be presenting their ideas at the Futurebound Summit Showcase, November 13.

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