Geetha Perumal

BSc Chemistry, MBA (International Business), Teacher Training from “The School, KFI” and Special Education Training from MDA, Chennai

10+ years of teaching various age groups and children with learning disabilities.

Geetha is a dedicated and passionate educator, deeply connected with Krishnamurti schools Her teaching journey began at The School, Chennai, and she is currently enriching young minds at Sahyadri. Inspired by Krishnamurti’s teachings, she feels a strong connection to the school’s philosophy and is dedicated to creating a nurturing and inquisitive environment for her students.

Her teaching journey was serendipitous, following a successful career in the IT industry. Despite the accidental start, she has found immense joy and fulfilment in her role as an educator. She enjoys teaching various subjects, including English, Social Sciences, and Commerce. Her interests lie in culture classes and the holistic development of children. She likes to apply the Multiple Intelligences theory and practical approaches in her classroom. With a love for continuous learning, she embraces the role of a dorm parent, finding inspiration and resilience through her interactions with the children.

She loves spending time in the study center area and on Python Hill, where she can simply be in the moment, appreciating the serene surroundings.

Her favourite quote that inspires her approach to life at Sahyadri is:
“The ability to observe without evaluating is the highest form of intelligence.” by Jiddu Krishnamurti