Homeroom Facilitator - Early Years
Year of joining BIS : 2006
Subjects taught : Language Math, Unit of inquiry
Grade/s taught : Lower Prep, Upper Prep
Education qualification : Bachelor of Arts,
Diplomas : Early Childhood Care and Education, Diploma in Yoga Education from Kaivalyadhama Institute.
Workshops : The Jodo Gyan Math workshop, the Navnirmiti Math workshop, Art of Storytelling
Vaishali has been working in the Pre-Primary section at BIS since 2005. She has done her B.A. and Diploma in Early Childhood Care and Education from Mumbai University. She has also completed her Diploma in Yoga Education from Kaivalyadhama Institute. Vaishali has done several workshops including the Intel@Teach to the Future programme, the Jodo Gyan Math workshop, the Navnirmiti Math workshop, Art of Storytelling and PYP training. She has also completed workshops in areas like Introduction to English Language, Mathematics, General Knowledge, Art, Craft, Music, Drama, Games and Social Skills.
Vaishali has always enjoyed teaching and finds creative opportunities to make learning an enjoyable process. She has varied interests and passions linked to creativity. She loves travelling, music and exploring new cultures and cuisines. She has been a volunteer at the Art of Living Foundation since 1998. She has worked with educational NGOs to craft their Pre-Primary curriculum. She is now at Level 2 of Ikebana flower decoration. Vaishali started her teaching career in 1996 and worked for nine years at the Gopi Birla School.