Helping The Russian Educational Sector
Alexei Beltyukov is a well-known philanthropist and a successful Russian entrepreneur. He graduated from the INSEAD University with a Masters of Business Administration (MBA). Alexei helped established a Russian Alumni Scholarship of INSEAD. The scholarship offers financial assistance to needy Russian students that are admitted to the INSEAD University. Alexei Beltyukov has contributed to starting many start-ups in Russia. He established A-Ventures Limited. The company helps other companies within Russia with financial assistance when they are faced with financial struggles. Alexei Beltyukov also works with the Russian government. He provides them with economic advice and support through the Skolkovo Foundation, where he is the current Vice President.
Alexei Beltyukov has founded several companies like New Gas Technologies, SOLVY, and Endemic Capital. SOLVY is an educational online homework platform for high school students. It works by generating homework assignments according to set parameters. SOLVY then allows teachers to create and administer customized learning exercises in an efficient manner. The online platform provided by SOLVY promotes progressive thinking by encouraging and allowing students to make mistakes and learn from them. Students are required to show their working and the answer that they arrive at. Alexei Beltyukov launched SOLVY at EdSurger Conference in Los Angeles on Saturday, April 25th.
SOLVY is advantageous in that it is a free platform for interested students, teacher, and schools. The platform has truly revolutionized the education system. Students can access exercises that have been handpicked by their teachers. A teacher can as well assign tasks to the students based on their particular needs. The online platform allows teachers to get notifications that alert them of students that need extra support based on their performance.
The platform helps save teachers’ time. Another advantage is that is that SOLVY helps teachers use their time efficiently and provide a real-world context for learning in a classroom at the same time. SOLVY is also readily available on a lot of devices. The students can interact with a graphing tool. The platform also allows teachers to see how students solve each problem. Therefore, they can pinpoint errors and miscalculations that students make.