Co-founder & Managing Director
The idea was conceptualized in 2009, when Dana Jandhyala was living in Bahrain and her 8th grade child needed tutoring support in
MySchoolPage provides 1-to-1, personalized, interactive, live online tuition with handpicked and trained certified tutors for K-12 students
MySchoolPage today actively serves students in Grades 4-12 and their parents in Middle East and Asia. “We elaborate student needs analysis that involves both technology and highly qualified academics for setting the learning
Sailing against the Wind
While setting up the company, the initial two years were spent in talking to educators, students, and parents to understand their pain points. To establish the impact of personalized tutoring, the company came up with a series of steps that included setting learning objectives before start of any tutoring program,assessment tests and academic mentoring to track the student’s progress, and proving the results in the year-end performance of the students. These steps helped parents and students understand the value of our methodology objectively and return as customers year-on-year until the students graduate and enter junior college.
From 5 students and a few tutors in 2013, MySchoolPage has grown to providing tuitions for and tools to thousands of students & tutors and has began providing tuitions for students in Dubai.“Now we teach to students in 15 countries in Asia, Middle East and North America,” she says.
Narrating the future roadmap, she concludes enthusiastically, “Making instructor-driven personalized education scalable and affordable is our aim. We are also lining up few more products to supplement personalization that help students with their productivity and daily challenges. We are looking at launching Persian and Turkish language based services, amongst others, in a few years’ time.