Prasoon is Director at Vidya Bhawan Society, Rajasthan and responsible for their Education Resource Centre. He was born and brought up in Jamshedpur, a city in Jharkhand state. He completed post-graduation from Patna University, Bihar, sociology and political science. He has spent 17 years of his career working in elementary education with schools, government and private institutions across many states in the country. He has relevant experience of working in research and evaluation projects and programs and has made important contributions in curriculum and textbook writing, teacher training programs across many states in the country.