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Cyber Safety || Usha Venkatraman || Lido Webinar Series || Episode 1

The onset of the pandemic in March has led to more online activity in the last 3 months than India has ever seen. Most schools and universities have made large investments towards transitioning to online learning. Students of all ages are spending much more time online both for education and for recreation, and younger students […]

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Why we launched English

When Lido launched in March 2019, it offered only Math and Science to students from English medium schools but we quickly found out that students on the platform were struggling to speak and read English. Even though we focused only on English medium schools, 60% of our students opted for our courses in Hinglish. For […]

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The perfect classroom… does exist

For the first 15 years of my life I experienced an Indian classroom in the most traditional sense. I sat in a classroom of 42 other students, in rows of desks and chairs, facing a blackboard where teacher after teacher would drone on and on about Math and Science and English and Hindi. Occasionally we […]

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Why we built Lido

The world is moving towards increased personalization and interaction in every way. Education needs to follow suit. However, doing this in education, especially in India is challenging.  In schools, the student to teacher ratio averages as 1:40, hence it is difficult for teachers to personalize learning for each student. Therefore, schools typically follow a one […]