The OK Company launches today with OK Play, its first product encouraging children’s social and emotional growth by inspiring kids and parents to play together

The year 2020 will be remembered as an unbelievably challenging time for parents with young children: quarantine at home, work from home, and teach children to learn from home. At Obvious, we believe technology can play a positive role in early childhood education, and this year we know that parents need it more than ever before. That’s why we’re thrilled to announce our Series A investment in The OK Company.

OK Play, a new app launching today from the OK Company, is designed to use screen time as a catalyst for real-world play where parents can foster connections with kids and build empathy, kindness, and creativity. Available today for smartphones and tablets in the Apple and Android app stores, OK Play features a wide range of daily activities that parents and kids can do together, both on-screen and off. OK Play is free for everyone to use, and also offers a premium subscription for parents seeking a deeper curriculum and the ability to save photo and video moments they co-create with their children. …

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