Facilitators - Integrated Primary Program
Lopamudra Dey (IPP Coordinator)
Lopamudra Dey is the coordinator for the Integrated Primary Program. She is a post
graduate in Biophysics and is currently completing her B.Ed. She has an experience of about
five years and believes that it is passion and love for the work that makes this adventurous
journey a constant learning along the way. Her inspiration is the innumerable moulds, yet
the common innocence, at hand. She is an ardent reader and motivates children to look
beyond the apparent and unlock their creativity within.
Mini Rajappan (SLS & Grade 1 Coordinator)
Mini is a graduate in English Literature from Delhi University. Teaching is her passion and has more than ten years of experience. She loves to teach the kids and feels that with them she is living the childhood once again. She has also completed PG Diploma in Journalism and has worked with BBC World Service Trust (NGO arm of BBC).
Athira P. Nair
Athira holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry and Education from Calicut University. In addition, she has qualified the KTET and the O level course in computers conducted by DOEACC and is currently doing her Masters in Psychology. She has experience working in CBSE schools all over India. She is of the firm belief that learning and not teaching is the process that has to be adopted at school. To encourage her students to develop scientific attitude and temperament, she inculcates innovative and divergent thinking, by adopting activity-centred learning.
Divya enjoys teaching to the core for the sheer reason that she is in a profession she loves the most. With 8 years of experience as a primary teacher at Al- Yasmin International School, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, she effortlessly guides her students. Divya believes in creating a classroom environment where children develop a life-long love for learning.
Asha P. Unni
Asha is a B.Tech graduate with specialization in Electronics and Communication. 10 years of stay in the UK and her association with various charitable organizations has exposed Asha to unmatched teaching methods with an international dimension. Hence, she is committed to creating a classroom atmosphere that is stimulating and encouraging her students.
Deepa is a Post-Graduate in Biotechnology. She has worked as a lecturer in Biotechnology Department in Sikkim Manipal University Centre, Calicut. Deepa believes that learning is something that should be fun and exciting and she gets to be the person that turns on the bulb in a child’s mind and help them feel successful.
A holder of Triple post graduation – Malayalam, English and Psychology – and a B.Ed in Malayalam, Mini has 20 years of experience in teaching Malayalam at school level. She has published two poetry collections in Malayalam – Dalamarmarangal and Shankholi. She is confident of developing a love for their mother tongue in her students.
Asha Nazir Khan
Having Postgraduate and B.Ed. in Physics Asha Khan is passionate about her subject – Physics. She believes that making connections between science and real life as well as science and other subjects is a major focus of teaching. Students need to see how science is connected to everything. She is very innovative in her teaching style and is adept in catching the attention of children and drawing them deep into the world of Physics.
Nishima started her career as a Chemistry teacher at Chennai after completing her graduation and B.Ed. She continued as an IGCSE Chemistry teacher for 14 years at Saudi Arabia where she could inspire many students from different countries. She has been working at Sadhbhavana as a facilitator for several years now.
Aswani strongly believes that teaching is not confined to the four walls of the classroom and learning is the overall development of the child. She has completed M.Sc Zoology and is SET qualified. She believes that biology is a subject that should be understood by every individual as it is the basic of how life happens on earth.
Anju considers teaching as a great passion and believes that teachers are really helping hands for students. She loves mathematics and considers it an essential subject for every life. She holds a post graduate degree in Mathematics.
Laxmi Priya V. Nair
Laxmipriya is a trained English facilitator who pursued her masters in Linguistics from the University of Kerala. She is motivated and ambitious and would like her students to appreciate and understand the importance of English in daily life. She believes in strong communication between a teacher and her students and encourages the children to express their ideas verbally and through writing.
Kalpana Dilip did her studies and Masters in English from Niligiris. Teaching passion made her forgo the earlier stint as an IATA professional. She started her carrier as a lecturer in hotel Management College at Calicut. Her excellent command over the subject and inborn talent of direct observation and interaction make it easy for her in understanding students. Throughout her 9 years of carrier, she has demonstrated exceptional knowledge, compassion and love for children.
Vidhula who is very passionate in teaching has completed Programme for Achieving Competencies of Educators at CRETT, post graduation from MG University, Kottayam and Bachelor of Education from Bangalore University.
Being very compassionate about the teaching profession Sumitha started her teaching career after completing B-Tech in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from Government College of Engineering, Kannur. She also worked as a Lecturer of Electronics in various organizations in Bangalore. Later she moved to work with the Ministry of Education, Republic of Maldives, as a Mathematics teacher. While working as a teacher, she was given the responsibility to work as a parent counsellor who also served the purpose of bridging between the management and the parents. During her tenure in the Maldives, She attended the Key stage 1, 2 and 3 programmes in Student-centered education conducted by the Maldives National Education Council and got certified in training teachers on the same. She believes that education is not just the process of imparting knowledge but also should focus on inculcating moral values in students.
Anitha who holds an MA in Economics and M Ed in Social Science is a passionate educator who has over 10 years of teaching experience. She believes in creating a classroom environment where children develop a life-long love for learning.
Mrs.Rajitha is a Post Graduate in economics and she holds B.ed and qualified SET. She is very passionate in teaching and taking it as an opportunity to enhance the skills and talents inside her and also to uplift the students as wonderful human beings.
Sangeetha always wanted to teach the little ones and is highly passionate about it. She believes that each day spent with them is a mutual learning experience. Sangeetha has completed her PG in International Montessori TTC.
Reshmi is a motivational educator and possess a genuine enthusiasm and passion for teaching Mathematics. She is a post graduate in Mathematics and has received Appreciation Memento from Late Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam, Former President of India and Former Supreme Court Justice Nitte Santosh Hegde during her tenure as Mathematics Lecturer.
Being a B. tech graduate in Electronics and communication, her passion and love for the teaching profession drew her to teaching. Shamini believes that teachers are the real mentors in students’ life and a teacher is a person who can understand a student mentally.
Amrutha holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Functional English and a Master’s in English Literature from Calicut University. She is very passionate about teaching. Amrutha is qualified with the British councils APTIS test and also trained as an English Communicative Trainer. She strongly believes that she could interact well with the students and keep a good relation with them. She loves to guide students by making them feel that she is one among them.
Aiswarya Manoj Kumar
Aiswarya has completed her graduation and post graduation in English Literature. She has also completed her B.ed. Aiswarya is a teacher with the ability to inspire students and ensure their success. She encourages them to reach their potential.
With a B.A. and B.Ed. in Malayalam, Baiju has about 12 years experience in teaching at various schools in Kerala. He is currently pursuing his masters in Malayalam from Calicut University. With a unique style of instruction, Baiju truly cherishes his role as a facilitator.
Anisha is a passionate and dedicated teacher who holds MA and B. Ed in Malayalam. She chose teaching as her profession because she believes that it is a sacred job, which acts as an architect for the future generation and moulds the children into good individuals.
Sangeetha V. K.
Sangeetha choose the profession of teaching with a desire to share her knowledge and passion to others. She believes that teaching is a profession that is surrounded by the future of the nation and hence a great responsibility. She has completed her post graduation in Hindi language and literature.
Aswathi holds a MA and B. Ed in Hindi literature, believes that teaching is a noble profession and keeps the people young in heart. She has over 10 years of experience in teaching. She is very committed and passionate about her profession.
Madhavi chose Hindi teaching as passion because she wants to make Hindi learning more accessible among students. She has several years of experience in various schools as a Hindi facilitator. She holds an MA and B. Ed in Hindi and M. Phil – Dakshin Bharat Hindi Prachar Sabha
Mr. Diagne from Senegal is an enthusiastic French teacher, having more than 14 years of experience in teaching French language and instructing French culture and 1 year of International experience. Holding the degrees in master of art, bachelor of art, baccalaureate certificate in communication, certificate in religious studies, Mr Diagne believes that teaching is part of his life. He is very passionate about his subject and derives satisfaction from effective and interesting ways of instruction.