A highly qualified professional in the field of commerce and marketing, Ms Asma Nainar has been the pillar for leadership and the flag bearer for the management vision to drive Education and not just Literacy in the society. Ms Asma is motivated by the passion for education that she sees in her family members most of whom are engaged in this profession. Ms Asma is highly determined to make the academic and administrative faculty work together as teams that complement each other to deliver quality education. The Joint Managing Trustee of Rayyan Educational Trust, Ms Asma has played a key role from inception of Billabong High International School, Kelambakkam in ensuring that parents and students are provided an open-door policy of interaction with school management to ensure a smooth delivery of the learning objectives of the school. Ms Asma has taken utmost care to ensure both teachers and students make school their second home and love to come to school everyday. Through her dedication and visionary thinking the school won the award for Innovative Curriculum Delivery at the Eldrok Summit Chennai held in October 2019.
Ms. Sandhya T.P., is qualified with a B.A. in English & History (Double Major) and additional qualifications of B.Ed, CTET, PGDBA (Travel and Tourism). She hails from Kerala and holds a University Third Rank from Calicut University where she graduated. She beholds the philosophy that, an open learner and seeker of knowledge should be present in all teachers. Progress through practical knowledge and experience is another philosophy that she strongly believes in. She strives to kindle interests in children to become critical thinkers and outstanding individuals. She follows innovative strategies like connecting concepts to real life of young learners. In this era of technology and rapid development, she endeavours to master new methodologies and techniques for improving the teaching-learning experience for the benefit of her students.
Ms. Praveena Prabhakaran, is a Pondicherry University gold medallist in Mathematics having five years of teaching experience. She strongly believes that "Teaching is the only profession that teaches all other professions". Teaching Maths to children is challenging as it takes time to make students love the subject that they are learning. As a seasoned teacher, she sets clear expectations with a positive attitude amongst her students. She is agile and can adjust her teaching strategies as per the demands of students and the curriculum. She is excellent in teaching with differentiaed teaching strategies as in teaching we cannot apply the rule of one size fits all. With good organizational skills, she never loses the grasp of deadlines, plans, and the mission to achieve what has been planned. She is a continuous learner who never settles and always looks for opportunities to bring out the best from both herself and her students, which she believes plays an essential role in being a good teacher.
Ms. Pallavi Patel, is a post-graduate degree holder in Computer Science, diploma in Advanced Montessori Teaching and distinction holder in Early Child Education. She has been working in the field of early childhood education for 7 years. She strongly believes that a kindergarten teacher can make a real difference in the lives of young learners. She has committed to the teaching profession and helps children to become responsible individuals who care about the world around them. Her activity-based teaching techniques create the love for learning amongst the young minds. Her passion, creativity, patience, and flexibility brings a balanced environment in the class. She fosters empathy and care to manage personal thoughts and emotions such that they result in positive approaches towards quality education.
Ms. Kalpana Kumari holds a B.A in Hindi Language and B.Ed qualifications. An experienced Hindi language teacher, she has worked both in India and abroad. She posses experience in both International and the Indian CBSE curriculum. She is a resourceful, versatile, and student-focused educator who is passionate about helping students to learn and achieve academic success. She possess strong teaching skills combined with an excellent knowledge of subject content and understanding of how to connect core content to real-world applications. An active faculty member who is dedicated to serve the school community through extracurricular activities, tutoring, and committee work. Her vision to enable students to obtain the necessary skills to be successful in the physical, mental, and social aspects of their lives is working wonders with her students.
Ms. Devi, holds a degree in Computer Science and Engineering, and considers teaching as a passion for life. Her training in Advanced Montessori and Early Childhood Education made her more confident in handling the blooming buds of kindergarten. Her immense enthusiasm and grandiose and artistic fervor have enhanced her erudition and a multitude of experiences in terms of moulding toddlers and evolving young minds. She believes that a well-nurtured relationship always transpires if a teacher learns to care for each student in the class. As a teacher, she adores her job and it inspires her to be a good role model for her students. She envisions in imparting a system of practice that instills a craving for coming to school everyday and making learning not only interesting but fun for all children.
Ms. Shahana is an amiable and divergent thinker who strongly believes that kindergarten is the right place to nurture good values in young tender minds. She has completed her education in IT and underwent Montessori training to pursue her passion in early childhood care. She is a keen artisan and craftsman and uses these talents to make the classroom environment the most beautiful place for her students. She believes that teaching gives her the opportunity to rediscover herself every day with her little learners. She started her teaching career as an intern, where she learned different techniques of Montessori teaching to foster the growth of a child at the formative level. She hopes to spread the joy of schooling by inculcating love for learning and to applaud and appreciate every effort of her learners and to transfer them to great individuals. She loves spending quality time with her family and she believes it's not just her hobby but also gives her the strength to run the extra mile to make her dreams a reality.
A graduate degree holder in Biotechnology also a distinction holder in advanced diploma in Montessori, have been working in this field of kindergarten education for 1 1/2 years. I have a passion for teaching and creativity, so I love to express my teaching methods through interesting creative means. I believe that cultivating a young creative and welcoming space is essential to fostering children's highest learning potential. I try to give them an experience that will have a lasting impact on their lives.
Mr. Chaitanya Sabhasundar has secured a first class in M.A. English Language and Literature from Loyola College, Chennai. He firmly believes that an absolute upbringing of learners in the learning ambiance is a way of nurturing a quality education. He also believes that an intense adherence to innovative teaching and learning methods will result in amplifying students' learning capacity. His commitment towards this noble profession has fostered harmony in schools of diverse learners. Learning through reflection by doing or experiential learning has been a great inspiration and practice throughout his teaching career. He has participated in various training programmes on teaching and learning. He is also a current member of the English Language Teaching Association of India (ELTAI).
Ms. Tharini Murugesan, a Postgraduate in Business Application with Engineering graduation in Computer, is an Advanced Montessori Tutor with more than 2 years of teaching experience.
She believes that teaching is a lifelong process of learning from your students, colleagues, parents, and the community. She aims in bringing an open-minded, positive attitude and high expectations to the classroom each day, building good relationships with students based on mutual respect and trust. Her philosophy of education is that all children are unique and must have a stimulating educational environment where they can grow physically, mentally, emotionally, and socially. She desires to create this type of
atmosphere where students can meet their full potential.
Mr. Sathianandham is qualified with a Masters degree in Tamil and B.Ed. He is a very energetic Tamil teacher who possesses good command on his subject. His love and passion for the language have made him adopt this profession of teaching to inculcate values and build a strong generation on the foundation of the heritage and culture of our country. A well-experienced teacher, tailors the strategy required for the children of different levels and reaches them in the most comfortable way the children look forward to. He has also served as the co-author of the third Language Tamil book currently used in our school. To add a feather to his cap, apart from being a language teacher, he expresses his interest in preparing children for the school band.
Ms. Stella Shoba teaches the State Language Tamil and is a passionate facilitator with the innate ability to inculcate learning in our students. She thrives to exalt students to scale greater heights and grow to become valued citizens. She has co-authored the Tamil third language book that is being used in the school. She is enthusiastic to inculcate the love for Tamil language in her students by using different techniques such as story writing, oratory and verbal communication using the correct grammar. Ms Stella believes in her students as the torch bearers who will create a future love for the language in the society and hence treats them in the same manner, equipping them at every stage with rhetorical devices, writing styles and communicative grammar that will help them achieve the same.
Ms. Seema Sharma is a post graduate degree holder in commerce (M.com) and has completed her B.Ed. in Hindi. As a teacher she believes that the purpose of teaching is to provide students an environment in which they are free to express themselves. The unique element in her teaching is the two-way communication i.e., student centric classes. she ensures that the students find the subject interesting and are deeply involved in the learning process. She has a penchant towards travelling, creative card designing, reading books and photography. She likes to explore new destinations in her spare time, which highly inspire her innovations.
Ms. Kiruthika Kumar has been under the tutelage of doyens like Dr. Padma Subramaniam’s disciples. Ms.Kiruthuka believes that “Knowledge is meant to be shared” and she derives pleasure in teaching her students the various dance forms, from folklore to fusion. Her offshore dance shows are a testimony to her dance skills and she is keen to hone these skills in her students too.
Mr.Sundarapandian is a trained keyboard player with more than 10 years of experience playing onstage for various Orchestras and more than 3 years of experience in managing private music academy. He is passionate about music with the natural ability to adjust his own style to suit different genres of music. A well organized and a person with a positive outlook aims at bringing out the best in his students.
Mr.Ramu an international Gold Medalist is a National Coach and a Judge in KAI. This Karate master is a 6th Dan Black belt and a postgraduate in the field of Karate. This Karate champion is known for his quick moves that captivate his students.