Tomorrow Advancing Life (NYSE: TAL) is an educational technology
company dedicated to supporting public and private education across the
world and exploring new education models for the future with smart
education tools and open platforms featuring well-rounded development
and extracurricular learning.
TAL, formerly known as Xueersi, which was founded in 2003 and listed
on the NYSE in 2010, aims to be a respectable education institution with
the motto “Making education better with love and technology”.
As of the end of February 2020, TAL had 45,000 employees globally and
by the end of November 2020, TAL had set up 990 teaching centers in
102 cities. Its business covers 331 prefecture-level cities in China and
20-plus countries and regions overseas.
TAL has created a diversified educational ecosystem that encompasses
tools, platforms and contents, which can meet the individualized needs of
learners in different age groups from -1 to 24. At present, TAL has a
number of brands including Xueersi, Xueersi Online School, Izhikang,
First Leap, Tipaipai, Xiaohou AI, Xiaohoucode, Aiqidao, Mamabang,
Kaoyanbang, and Shunshunliuxue. It also has strategic investment in HS
Performance, a children’s physical fitness brand, and several other brands.
Its services cover character-building, K12 off-the-campus education,
maternity and baby care, college student service, overseas study, and etc.
TAL puts in place an ecosystem of educational technology that integrates
internal and external elements based on its smart education business.
Taking teaching and education research as the core, IT tools as the
leverage, and school institution as the guarantee, TAL works to bolster
public education development by promoting ICT application for regional
education and public schools.
With open education platforms, TAL supports the growth of private
education by using its latest educational research, technology and
teaching accomplishments to create such products and services as future
magic schools and live-streaming cloud. In the meantime, TAL has jointly
launched EdStars, an exchange platform for the education sector, and
initiated the Global Education Summit (GES).
TAL also explores the frontiers of educational technologies and
future-oriented new education models by building technological middle
platforms for AI, big data, brain cognition and live-streaming with several
R&D teams working together.