Primary Teachers

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

Ms Sumathi Balaji

Block Coordinator

Ms Sumathi is a dedicated, resourceful and goal-driven professional educator with a solid commitment to the social and academic growth and development of every child. She has excellent interpersonal and communication skills to foster meaningful relationships with students, staff and parents. She has done her B.E(Bachelor of Engineering) in Electronics and Communication from Madras University, Chennai and has completed PGDGC course from ICTRC. She holds many credentials/certifications in this education domain. She has joined Harvest International School in 2015 as a Primary Teacher and currently handles Block Coordinator for primary section.

Ms Snehalatha Tambi

 

 

Ms Snehalatha has done B.Sc. in Math and Computer sciences. She has eight years of experience in the teaching profession. She is currently pursuing her B. Ed to enhance her teaching skills and uplift herself. She wants to give students a reason to come to school each day and help them leave just as excited as they arrived. She believes that teaching and training is an adventure. And they are shaped by the experiences, knowledge skills, values, and goals of everyone involved.

Ms Smitha Bhaskaran

 

Smitha has over six years of teaching experience and holds a B. Tech Computer Science Degree and a Post-Graduation Diploma Degree in Guidance and Counselling. With the zeal of teaching and the spirit of being with the young minds. She believes that every child deserves to be getting the best mentor, whom they can trust and grow along with. She aims to reach out to every child, and make them learn by realizing and experiencing. She also helps them unleash the potential hidden in them by motivating and guiding them. Presently she teaches in Grade II and handles Mathematics, Science and Computer subjects.

Ms Saswati Chandan Roy

 

Ms Saswati Roy, has done her B.Tech from Utkal University. She has also done her Student Counselling from Banjara Academy, Bangalore. She is a trained primary school teacher with a B.Ed. from Bangalore University. She has been teaching English, EVS and Computer Science in Harvest International for the last 3 years.  

She has also done IB- PYP certification and is well versed with the IB curriculum. She has kept herself updated by undertaking various Diksha and other C.B.S.E certifications from time to time. She believes in the process of learning , unlearning and relearning along with the children and exploring a whole new world of knowledge with the young learners.

Ms. Swati Sood

Trained in the discipline of Human Development and Childhood Studies, Ms. Swati Sood brings a multi ‘disciplinary’ perspective in her communicative educational strategies. A Postgraduate from Lady Irwin College, University of Delhi, she has been a lifelong enthusiast of creative pedagogical initiatives. A full-time degree in Bachelor of Education has associated her with various organizations working in the sector of Education. Her strong initiative and organizational skills, combined with her ability to work well under pressure, allows her to play a crucial role in a fast-paced teaching environment. 

With 4+ years of experience in teaching, she has been associated with harvest for 2 incredible years. Her strong research base and experience of having, extensively, worked in the social sector makes her an indispensable part of our team. 

Ms Sahana Umesh

Ms Sahana Umesh has done her MBA from Visweswaraiah Technological University. She has worked as an Assistant Professor for over 8 years and found her love for teaching young minds through interaction with kids. She is passionate about teaching and believes that children are unique and they need a stimulating environment for a better learning experience. After completing her Diploma in Teaching and Learning from TISB Training Academy, she joined Harvest International School in April 2017.

Ms Harshitha R Chandra

Ms Harshitha has completed her graduation in Information Science engineering. She dedicated to helping every student reach their full potential, regardless of academic capabilities or challenges. She is working at Harvest since 2019.

Ms Ami Parekh

Ms Ami is a highly passionate teacher committed to making learning a fun-filled process for the students. She is a fun-loving and enthusiastic teacher who exudes passion for teaching. She believes in making learning fun and works to motivate and engage students.
She is an Engineer in the Environmental Science field with post-graduation in advanced computing. She has worked for Software development companies, Environmental firm, and schools. She is Montessori trained, pursuing her B.Ed certification, and has teaching experience with Montessori, MI(Multiple Intelligence), and CBSE methodology. After working for 6 years on software development, she moved on to be a teacher due to her passion for teaching and making difference to child’s foundation years. She has 6 + years of experience working with pre-primary and primary grades. She has undergone workshops of Post Graduate Diploma in Guidance and Counselling (PGDGC), CBSE/Diksha training, webinars and well-versed with many technologies/ applications which has helped students to keep learning during live and online learning times.
She brings in varied skillsets due to her vast experience in diverse industries. She is passionate about working with children, a good team player, and works towards her passion. She is working with Harvest since 2016.

Ms Naziya Begum 

Ms Naziya is an enthusiastic, learning professional who enjoys being with children. She is a postgraduate in Applied Economics from Christ University and B.ED with over 6 years of experience. She is an enthusiastic, committed educator with an innate ability to understand and motivate children. She has been in Harvest for 6 years.

Ms Kanchana Mala

Ms Kanchana has completed her MCA(Master of Computer Application) with 6.5 years teaching experience which include 1.5 years in college . Her passion towards teaching and transmitting of knowledge creates a better environment for young minds. Her passion for teaching enhances the desire to create a positive atmosphere in the class by encouraging the student to obtain the best out of them. She believes that children are unique and they need a stimulating environment for a better learning experience.

Ms. Anindita Guha Roy

Ms. Anindita Guha Roy has a Masters in Environmental Sciences and has a teaching experience of more than 4+ years. She is with Harvest International School for the past two years. She is pursuing her Bachelor of Education and has done many certifications on Storytelling, 21st Century Skills, Classroom Management, Experiential Learning and many more.

She strongly believes in collaboration and is always ready to learn. She deals with the kids with lots of patience and believes in adapting according to the child’s need which helps her to attain the confidence of her students. She strives to motivate and engage her students as she believes that not every child will learn in the same way. 

Ms Nisha Chawcharia

Ms. Nisha Chawcharia has a love for teaching and is a dedicated and caring teacher who wants all her students to be successful learners. She has a talent for bringing the classroom to life with humor and passion. Through her teaching she also instills value in the students and aims for their cognitive, social and emotional development.

She has done graduation in commerce, B.Ed. in English. She has attended the Category 1 IB workshop, and is also TESOL/TOFL qualified.  She has been with Harvest for the past 4 years.

 Ms Shruthi S

Ms Shruthi S has done her M.Tech(DSP), BE in E&C and B.Ed with a total experience of 4years in teaching field handling Math and Science. She is a trained Senior Veena Instrumentalist and Vocalist. She is passionate about teaching children and making them independent individuals. Shruthi has been working as a teacher with Harvest International School since September 2018. 

Ms Deshal Shastri

Ms Deshal is a graduate in Electronics and Instrumentation and completed her Diploma in Montessori. She has completed B. Ed this year to enhance her teaching skills. She has been working in Harvest since 2015 as a Primary teacher and believes in helping every student reach their full potential regardless of academic capabilities or challenges. She believes learning can become effective only when, there is a positive teacher-student relationship.

Ms Shilpi Banerjee

Ms Shilpi has worked as a voice and accent trainer with Honeywell International in Gurgaon. She is passionate about teaching and making children independent individuals who can communicate and speak their mind confidently.
She is an AMI trained guide for the 3-6 age group and holds a B.Com degree and an (IB) PYP 1 certification. She is pursuing BEd. and has been working with Harvest International School since May 2018 teaching English to grade 1.

Ms Sangeetha D 

Ms Sangeetha has B.E. degree and did her certification in MTT, NTT, GTT, Child Psychology and Special Education. After working for four years in the Information technology industry, She has volunteered as a teacher in the USA for two years and accounting for six years of teaching experience added to which she has undergone CBSE and Diksha training. She believes that mutual respect in a classroom provides a supportive and collaborative environment to students’ ideas and opinions. She also valued to gain the confidence of the young minds to feel safe and express their feelings. She has been with Harvest since from the year 2017.

Ms Bency Mathew

Bency is a warm and caring educator having excellent communication skills. She is a BSc graduate from Pune University and B.Ed from Bangalore University. She has worked in the Corporate sector as well as an Academic Coordinator in Mumbai. She has 5 years of teaching experience .She enjoys teaching young learners and helping each child for holistic learning and development. She joined Harvest in the year 2016 and teaching English in Grade 1.  

Ms Sujata Patra

Ms Sujata has done her B.E in electrical and B.ed. She was in the IT industry for 10 years. She chose to become a teacher to pursue her passion for educating young minds. She believes that “A teacher takes a hand, opens a mind and touches a heart. “She has been with Harvest from 2018.

Ms Resmi Santhakumari

Ms Resmi is a post graduate in Computer Science and has around 10 years of experience in the IT industry. She is associated with Harvest from 2014 and her subject expertise includes Math, EVS and Computer Science. She keeps updating herself with the latest tools and technologies and implementing them in the class for the betterment of each and every child. She creates a positive environment in the classroom and always motivates children to give their best effort in everything they wish to accomplish in life.

Ms Sundari SM 

Ms Sundari is passionate about teaching and adept at imparting knowledge to children in an engaging and holistic way.  She believes learning is always mutual and loves interacting with children.  She has done her Post graduation in Plant breeding and Genetics with B.Ed and has four years of teaching experience in CBSE and ICSE boards. 

Ms Reema Paul

Ms Reema has qualified B.com, B.ed from Varanasi UP in 2013 and 2015. She is a trained Primary teacher with more than 7 years  of experiences. She is dedicated to help every student and passion towards teaching. She is associated with HIS from 2019.

Ms Jesha Anna John

A Post Graduate in Biotechnology and a B.Ed degree in life Sciences, she has over 9 years of experience in multiple roles as a Secondary & Primary teacher, Grade Coordinator and Exam coordinator in various CBSE schools. Her passion towards teaching and being with kids has always motivated her to implement new teaching techniques. She joined the Harvest family in 2016.