Immerse, a language learning startup focusing on teaching English in VR, has secured a $1.5 million Series A investment, something the company says will allow them to both expand the current product to Oculus Quest 2, and set up partnerships with institutions in Spain, South America, and other markets affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

The investment round was led by Eagle Venture Fund. According to CrunchBase, this brings the company’s overall funds to $2.4 million.

Immerse’s team of VR engineers have spent the last three years building its software, which allows English teachers to hold immersive classes in VR—especially important for language formation during the protracted school and university closures due to COVID-19.

The company’s software…

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