3P Learning (ASX: 3PL)

3P Learning (ASX: 3PL) Develops online educational programs for school students







Product / Service

  • 3P Learning develops, sells and markets online educational programs to schools and parents of school students

  • Courses are designed to provide engaging and educational experiences for students, including gaming, rewards and progress tracking

  • 3P Learning’s products are offered directly to individual customers (Home Licences) and to schools (Student Licences) who pay for a fixed-term licence, usually one year

  • 3P Learning’s programs cover mathematics, spelling, literacy, reading and science

    • Mathletics - 3P Learning’s flagship product focussed on numeracy and mathematics

    • Spellodrome - an engaging array of activities, games and challenges to improve students’ spelling

    • ABC Reading Eggs and Reading Eggspress - 3P Learning is the exclusive re-seller of Reading Eggs, a suit of online reading games and activities to support reading, comprehension, vocabulary and grammar skills for primary school kids

    • Into Science - activities, 3D environments and quizzes targeted at teaching science to year 7 and 8 Australian school kids

  • 3P Learning’s product for schools provides teachers and administrators a range of usage, progress and improvement reporting options for individual students, classes and the whole school

  • 3P Learning operates three business units by geography:

    • Australia and New Zealand

    • Americas

    • Europe, Middle East & Africa (EMEA)

  • 3P Learning has invested in Learnosity, a Dublin based provider of online assessment tools


  • 3P Learning was co-founded by Matthew Sandblom and former school teacher Shane Hill in 2004

  • 3P Learning’s first product was a mathematics CD-ROM for students in kindergarten to grade 10

  • 3P Learning listed on the ASX in July 2014


  • 3P Learning’s customers are schools and students’ parents


  • The company is headquartered in Sydney

  • The company’s operations are in 17,000 schools around the world, used by over 5.3 million students

To create a place where students, families and teachers can love learning

Profitability Table

Year Revenue ($m) % change EBT ($m) % change
FY 2013 31.2   1.9  
FY 2014 36.2 16.0 6.8 257.9
FY 2015 44.2 22.1 4.9 (27.9)
FY 2016 49.3 11.5 5.5 12.2

Fun Facts

  • 3P Learning is the creator and host of the World Education Games, a biennial event that brings together students from around the world to compete as individuals or on behalf of their school

  • Rebekah O’Flaherty replaced Timothy Power as CEO on 1 June 2016


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