Hello and invite back to Equity, TechCrunch’s VC-focused podcast(now on Twitter!), where we unload the numbers behind the headlines. This week Natasha Mascarenhas, Danny Crichton and your simple servant gathered to talk through a host of rounds and equity capital news for your pleasure.

As a programming note, I am off next week effectively, so look for Natasha to lead on Equity Monday and then both her and Danny to rock the Thursday program. I will miss everyone. But onto the program itself, here’s what we entered: Zoom’s earliest financiers are betting millions on a much better Zoom for schools: Constructed on Natasha’s reporting, we took a look at a neat company that wants to make Zoom much better for the instructional environments where it had all of a sudden taken the center stage