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Jagadeesh Rayala

Educational qualification, experience etc. – M.Sc. (hons.) Mathematics and B.E. (hons.) Electrical and Electronics from BITS Pilani. Worked for about 20+ years on hardware validation, verification, and design in semiconductor companies – Broadcom, Analog Devices, and Intel. I got inspired by Jiddu Krishnamurti to become a teacher. Interactions with the students and teachers of Sahyadri …

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Sharad Chawade

Sharad completed his Masters in Physical Education in 2006. He believes that sports is the medicine to deal with stress without affecting the mental and physical health. Healthy school environment help students achieve their academic potential and support the development of life-long healthy habits. He feels that Sahyadri children learn this without any burden and …

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Prachi Dalal

I joined Sahyadri because I was inspired by J. Krishnamurthi’s philosophy on the holistic growth of a child in the lap of nature. The school, set in the Sahyadri mountains provides a unique opportunity to students to work with their hands on initiatives such as farming, arts, crafts and sustainability, while being in the midst …

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Chris John

BS-MS IISER Pune Chris is a math teacher at the Sahyadri School. Before joining the Sahyadri school he was a lecturer at Azim Premji University, Bangalore and also worked with Uravu, Wayanad developing Math toys and coordinating bamboo training program. He believes that mathematics is a beautiful  language and understanding that language opens an individual …

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Nibedita Rajak

Masters of TEXTILE DESIGN, Visva-Bharati University, Santiniketan, W.B Nibedita is a teacher in the Art faculty and specialises in Weaving & design. I could never imagine myself being in any other profession than teaching. Teachers possess a passion for the subjects that they teach,and they also have genuine care for their students. They inspire young …

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Bio Diversity Groves on the Campus – Dr Pradnya Virnak

Sacred groves In the Bhimashankar region, these are sometimes called ban or devacha ban – God’s forest. It is considered to be sacred – ‘vandev’ or ‘bandev’, the forest God; Vaghoba, the tiger God; ‘Bhairoba’, a manifestation of Shiva are the deities mostly associated with the ban. Many sacred traditions are associated with these – …

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National Education Policy 2020 – Comments and Opinions By Dr. Shailesh Shirali, Director

National Education Policy 2020 – Comments and Opinions By Dr. Shailesh Shirali, Director The National Education Policy of 2020 (NEP) is not an easy read. It consists of more than 60 pages of densely packed material, and it takes a while to get a sense of its vision and recommendations. Overall, it presents a comprehensive …

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