Year of joining BIS : 2019
Subjects taught : English, Math and Science
Grade/s taught : Lower Prep
Education qualification : Master in Communications
Diplomas : Montessori Education
Workshops : Reggio Emilia, Positive Disciplining
Fiona Poojara has a Masters in Journalism and Mass Communications. She spent the initial years of her career working at leading media houses and also served as a visiting faculty member at the HR College in Mumbai, where she taught a course in Introduction to Journalism’.
Fiona then followed her passion for early childhood education and went on to gain a certification in Montessori Education from the Association Montessori Internationale. She worked at schools in India and China in different capacities. From a lead teacher to a Coordinator at the Montessori School of Shanghai, Fiona believes that each student she has worked with and each experience she has had, has helped her learn and grow as an educator. Fiona continues to participate in different workshops and trainings to enhance her knowledge and skills and grow as an educator.
In her free time, Fiona enjoys reading, writing, travel, photography and meeting new people.
She published her first children’s book in the year 2018.