IB-PYP

At Harvest we truly believe that education does not end at the classroom doors, we take it beyond classrooms.

Ms Jayalakshmy Nambiar

PYP Coordinator and Lead

Having travelled the length and breadth of the country, she brings in rich teaching-learning experience of over one and half decades in various boards put together: CBSE, ICSE & IB.

She is a consistent learner and has attended several IB workshops – Category 1,2,3 to enhance her skills and competencies. She has always been instrumental in promoting mindfulness in the school community.

She has immense experience in mentoring learners in making a smooth transition from PYP to MYP in their culminating project “PYP EXHIBITION”. She has worked very closely with CBSE teachers and is up-to-date with the new dynamics in NPE. 

She has been appointed by CBSE Centre of Excellence- Chennai as a Resource Person for CBP in Mathematics (Grade X). She is compassionate, empathetic, resilient and a strong believer of Kaizen who vouches that the process is more important than product. 

She is certified by WIPRO as ‘Applying Thought Teacher. She is accredited by Harvard University for successfully completing the programme- Creating Cultures of Thinking in Classrooms. 

She believes: “While knowledge helps us in keeping the momentum between dreams and reality, one should take a pause, reflect and bring the culture of growth mindset in order to weather ‘the weather’ within and around you as celebrating living is the essence of everyday happiness.”

She liaisons between the school and the IBO. Together with all the members of the Pedagogical Leadership and school‘s management team, she is  involved and responsible for the development and whole- school implementation and organization of the PYP in the school

Ms. Anita Varghese

Home Room Teacher 

 

Ms Anita has done B.Sc,MBA and currently she is pursuing her Post Graduate Diploma in Guidance and Counselling (PGDGC) and B.Ed to enhance her teaching skills and uplift herself. She has has joined Harvest around 5 years back as a primary Teacher.

Ms Swarna Vedam

Early Years Teacher 

Ms Swarna is passionate and enthusiastic about teaching.She holds a Diploma in NTT and Montessori and BSc. She has been with Harvest since 3 years.

Ms Monalika Jha

Early Years Teacher 

Ms Monalika Jha is an PGDBA in International Trade.She has a rich experience of 8 yrs Pre-Primary in International Baccalaureate (both national and international).She has attended many categories of IB workshops . According to her Educational goals should be developed for each student to address their unique talents and interests. Educators should strive to instill positive attitudes and perceptions about learning by building strong relationships with their students and challenging them to be active participants in the learning process.

Ms Sudha Ramachandran

Home Room Teacher 

Ms Sudha Ramachandran is a post graduate in Computer Science and holds a diploma in Montessori curriculum. She is currently persuing her B.ed and has been with Harvest for the past 5 years.According to her,teaching the young minds brings tremendous joy and a sense of contentment. She believes in facilitating an environment where learning happens seamlessly and there is excitement in the learning process.

Ms Pavitra 

Home Room Teacher 

Ms Pavithra.S.V has done her B.Sc (Biotechnology ) and MSc(Lifesciences). She has completed her certification course in Cambridge primary science and B.Ed. She took up teaching as a profession due her passion for teaching and love for Kids. She firmly believes every child is unique. Bringing out the strength in each child to reach their goals. Classroom according to her is where Teaching and Learning is mutual between the teacher and children.Holds 4+ years of experience in teaching.Loves dancing, adventurous sports and travelling.

Ms Asha Abraham

Home Room Teacher 

Ms Asha Abraham has done her B.Sc (Chemistry), B. Ed. and M.Sc. (Information Technology). Her work ethics, passion, communication skill and motivated attitde will benefit the students she encounters. She is appreciated for imparting differentiated instruction aiming their holistic development. The dedication, positive attitude consistent effort and team spirit makes her a valuable asset to the organisation.