In the first half of 2013 there was a wave of investments in online education sector. Since the beginning of this year we’ve seen even more VC money poured into it. The categories of the services by investees still include language-learning, text preparation and professional education. However, we saw more online educational service for K-12 and pre-school emerged in the past year.

Language-learning

Alibaba Group led a US$100 million round of funding in TutorGroup, which offers a bunch of online English-learning services and one for Mandarin.

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Tracey Xiang

Tracey Xiang is Beijing, China-based tech writer. Reach her at traceyxiang@gmail.com