For Prarthna N (name changed), working in an urban conglomerate in Bengaluru, managing her toddler and her 11-year-old son was getting difficult by the day during the lockdown.
Normally, her elder son Rishab would have been in school, or during summer vacations, at a coaching centre for music or sports, or at a relative or a holiday destination along with the family.
But with restrictions on movement, she was left with little options within the four walls of her house. But soon she found a way to engage Rishab in academics — at Byju’s, an e-learning platform, where she had subscribed for science and maths lessons for her son who was going to 5th grade in a CBSE school.
The lessons were fun and easy, Prarthna says, and quickly got Rishab......