Nira Mayorchik Sheleg

Nira Mayorchik Sheleg

Co-Founder, CEO


Nira Mayorchik Sheleg is an educational entrepreneur and visionary. Nira is the Founder and CEO of Wizer, the edtech creator platform that transforms static worksheets for students into high-quality, differentiated, interactive, self-grading activities. Before launching Wizer, Nira founded and directed Children’s Way, the first Montessori school in Israel. Nira studied psychology and education at Tel Aviv University, and computer science and information engineering at the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, where she participated in the Bronica Entrepreneurship program. Nira’s research in teacher cognition led her to develop Wizer, a platform adapted to teachers’ thought processes, which enhances their skills, celebrates their creativity, and saves them time and energy. Since its launch, 7 million users from around the world have enjoyed Wizer – including teachers in 89% of the top US districts. Wizer has partnered with major brands, including Canva and Microsoft, and was called the “Swiss Army knife for teaching” by Edutopia.

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