2020 has provided a window of opportunities to usher transformational changes in the schooling system. It has also reinforced the truth that the role of a ‘teacher’ is crucial for the system to succeed. Embracing technology, schools have been using strategies to help children become independent learners, with teachers...
Dr Niranjan Hiranandani, Provost, HSNC University
The importance of academic excellence in the making of a highly successful first-generation business entrepreneur is perhaps best personified by Dr Niranjan Hiranandani. As a student, he had the distinction of standing second during his graduation from Mumbai University in his Bachelor of Commerce Degree Hons. This was followed...
Alka Kapur, Principal, Modern Public School
Ms. Alka Kapur, (CBSE & State Awardee) Principal, Modern Public School, Shalimar Bagh, Delhi is an empowering leader, a zealous educationist with rich academic and administrative experience offering an illustrious career of 32 years in educational research. As the Principal of the school, she has taken the school to...
Dr. Somali Ghosh, Asst. Professor, Case Western Reserve University, and Chief Strategy Advisor, Kapdec
Dr. Ghosh began her career with the elite Indian Economic Service (IES) within the Planning Commission of India. She has been a part of the mathematical modeling unit within the Planning Commission that helped formulate India’s 5-year plans that guide the Indian economy. Having interacted with world-class economists and...
Choosing the Right School for Children with Learning Disabilities with a Curriculum Specially Designed for Them
Aisha Bharmal, Head of Junior School, The Aditya Birla Integrated School
Aisha Bharmal is the Head of Junior School at The Aditya Birla Integrated School, Mumbai. She has completed her Master’s degree in Counselling Psychology (S.N.D.T. University, Churchgate) and holds a Bachelor of Education degree in Special Education, specializing in Learning Disabilities (S.N.D.T. University, Juhu). Over the past 15 years,...
Nikita Sivakumar, Co-Founder and CEO, AdmitNXT
Nikita started out in one of the fast growing ecosystems in the world – Turbostart – a sector-agnostic national program aimed at helping start-ups find their way and beyond, from its inception in 2019. A year down the line,...
Jerold Chagas Pereira, Executive Director & CEO, mPowerO
Jerold has 20+ years of sustained high performance in operations and business development across electronics, retail, hospitality and real estate sectors and has held leadership positions at large Indian business groups such as Tata, Piramal, DLF and Videocon. Jerold...
Sarang Gagan, Founder, Eduphoria
Eduphoria is the idea of Sarang Gangan who has spent nearly 20 years working in the education sector. During these years, he understood the challenges & gaps that exist in the Indian education system primarily driven by lack of...
Vikas Kakwani, Founder, AAS Vidyalaya
With lots of blessings, some perseverance, and a bit of luck, Vikas has come a long way from the narrow lanes of the old Meerut city where he was born and brought up. After graduating with an honors degree...
Harshada Keer Ajmera, Activities and Events Coordinator and a Spanish Teacher, Aditya Birla World Academy
Harshada Keer Ajmera is the Activities and Events Coordinator and a Spanish Teacher at Aditya Birla World Academy. She is responsible for all things not academic at the Senior School in ABWA. Being a teacher at heart, she believes...
Rohan Parikh, Managing Director, The Green Acres Academy
The world today is vastly different from what it was a few decades ago. There are new types of jobs and skills required in the workforce, and as the world continues to progress, there will be newer and different...
Rajiv Bansal, Director-Operations, Global Indian International School (GIIS) India
Rajiv is a Business Leader with over 25 years of experience in Education industry in India, APAC, Africa and Latin America & the Caribbean, across the continuum of Skill Development, Employability and K-12 segments. In his current role as...
Innovation implements change, nurturing it to pave the way into the future and making education more accessible. With increasing technology and growing accessibility to the internet, educators continually strive to bridge the gap to keep up with the times...
MANAGING EDITOR'S NOTE
A year back, when a largely unknown virus originated from China put the world under lockdown, education of over 286 million children in India was directly affected, as about 1.5 million schools were imparting primary and secondary education had...
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