Founder / CEO
Age of Learning, Inc.
Doug Dohring founded Age of Learning, Inc., in 2007 and has served as the company's CEO. Age of Learning helps young children become confident learners, fully prepared for academic success through its multi-award-winning ABCmouse.com Early Learning Academy website and apps, which Doug Dohring launched in 2010. Recognizing the need for the top experts in education, Doug Dohring established a curriculum board that includes a National Teacher of the Year and a founder of the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards, among other noted experts in early childhood education and educational publishing. Age of Learning makes the complete ABCmouse.com curriculum free for teachers, libraries, Head Start programs, and other community organizations through its Education Access Initiatives.
Doug Dohring and his Age of Learning team launched ABCmouse for Schools--a comprehensive new solution for schools, school districts, and school groups--in 2016, and was named a Best of Tech winner at ISTE 2016. Age of Learning is now widely recognized as one of the top education technology startups. TechCrunch reported that the company "has moved into the billion dollar valuation club on the strength of one highly-grossing, popular app called ABCmouse" (read TechCrunch's article on Age of Learning here). EdSurge.com also reported about Age of Learning's billion dollar valuation, as well as the company's expansion plans.