Pooja Anjanikar - Orchids The International School
Question 1. Please let us know more about your journey, how and from where you started?
Started in 2002 and worked in numerous good organization and till now the work is going on
Question 2. Being a Change-maker, how can you contribute towards the betterment of the community of Teachers and Principals?
I can guide the new comers and support the fraternity with new opening and support, guidance and mentoring
Question 3. What kind of support would you like to provide to teachers and fellow educators?
Answering their queries related to career advancement on Forum., Mentoring and guiding fellow educators., Organising webinars or workshop for community.
Question 4. Please mention some of your skills that can help community members.
Public speaking skills
Question 5. The transition from an individual contributor to a leadership role must have required specific skills, what skills do you think are critical for teachers for such transition? Were there any challenges as well, If yes then how did you overcome those challenges?
There were many challenges but guidance and support of many seniors helped me to grow and same I can forward to the junior
Question 6. How would you describe your leadership style?
I am very friendly and learning with self observation and realization
Question 7. What advice would you give to a new teacher?
Learn till your end of ur life
Question 8. What would be your ideal school environment, and how would you encourage that kind of culture?
I would love to work in stress free space and appreciation should be done and children and staff can grow together
Question 9. How would you develop an inclusive environment in your school?
Yes we do have and we have good training. Team for it
Question 10. As the position of a Principal requires intense time management, how do you organize your day to meet the plethora of requirements and commitments required as the School Principal?
I have my own planner and I do it with my own presences of mind
Question 11. What is your opinion on the use of technology in classrooms? Were there any challenges that you faced in integrating technology?
Technical challenge are there but all are managed well with team work.
Question 12. Do you feel there are any gaps in the present education system? If so, how do you feel one can fill those gaps?
Yes understanding level
Question 13. Would you like to share any specific message to the community of teachers and principals?
Be strong to face challenges and accept failure.
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