A strong believer in adopting a student-centric approach to teaching and learning, Ms. Shubhra Sinha heads Nalapad Academy. She has over 20 years of work experience across education as well as the corporate world, this includes educational management at top K-12 international schools; both in new as well as established setups.
Ms. Shubhra has valuable teaching experience across a gamut of curriculums (CBSE, IGCSE, and AS/A level) primarily in Global Perspectives (a critical thinking course) and Geography. She is a skilled facilitator of Cambridge Assessment International Education (CAIE) training to support CAIE teachers to become conﬁdent, reﬂective, innovative, and engaged.
Ms. Shubhra is an accreditation visitor with NEASC, a globally recognized standard of excellence. She has recently completed a one-year program in career and college counselling. Ms. Shubhra has also done a 2-year program in Advanced Education Leadership from Harvard University; this has helped her understand the complexities within the educational system and honed her leadership skills to deal with them. She holds a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Geography along with a B.Ed.
Ms. Shubhra keeps herself up-to-date with the theory of teaching and learning, and she enjoys connecting with people from various cultural backgrounds. A versatile individual, she is known for her effectiveness at building high-performing teams and has been inspiring students in the pursuit of academic excellence and social development.
Keeping up with the times, Ms. Shubhra strongly believes that different children within the same peer group would have had diverse experiences of the pandemic as well as have varying coping skills and resilience in dealing with those experiences. She along with her team plan to be receptive to student needs and work towards supporting their social and emotional well-being.