Published: 11th March 2020
BYJU'S gives free access to schools students till April end due to coronavirus outbreak
Students in classes 1-3 can access Math and English lessons and students in classes 4-12 can learn math and science concepts on the BYJU’S app
With schools shutting down temporarily due to coronavirus, BYJU'S the popular learning app announced that they will be providing free access to schools students till the end of April. This announcement comes after the government led advisory for schools to remain closed to safeguard the health of students.
Students across classes 1-12 can download and access BYJU’S learning programs for free until the end of April. Students in classes 1-3 can access Math and English lessons and students in classes 4-12 can learn math and science concepts on the BYJU’S app. Considering the rigour of the exam season, access to the learning program will further assist and help students continue with their preparation for the year-end examinations.
Students can download BYJU’S-The Learning App and Disney.BYJU’S Early Learn for free from the Play Store and gain access to the entire library of BYJU’S educational content. Students with the pre-installed app (free version) will need to update it in order to access the complete learning content for free.
UNESCO report states that the education of over 290 million students across 13 countries will be interrupted because of the COVID-19 crisis. The agency has also suggested that learning-platforms will help students access quality education remotely during times like these. With 250 million school-going students in India, it is of paramount importance that their health is protected while also ensuring that their learning does not get interrupted.