Integrating Skill Development in Workshops/Seminars for effective teaching and learning
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Dr. Sanjib Chakraborty, Thailand
Dr. Sanjib Chakraborty, CEO, Asian College of Teachers, is a PhD in Management Science from University of Hertfordshire, UK with two Masters - in Education (M.Ed in Curriculum & Instruction Design) and in Business Administration. He is a Diploma holder in Learning & Development, CIPD, UK, a Certified L&D Practitioner from TAP Academy & British Institute of Learning & Development, UK and a Certified Trainer from Singapore Institute of Management, Singapore. Dr. Chakraborty has been a lecturer at a reputed university in Bangkok, Thailand and presently lectures at several international universities in Asia. He is an ardent facilitator and an avid traveler who has been to more than 35 countries imparting training for organizations like Indian Navy, Spice Jet, Sony, BPCL, Citibank, Hindustan Aerospace & Engineering to name a few.
Ms. Anamika Mukherjee, India
Ms. Anamika Mukherjee is a senior teacher trainer at Asian College of Teachers (ACT) having 20+ years of experience in both Corporate and Academic sectors. She has worked extensively with some of the top corporate brands in both Operations and Training and handled prestigious projects in Wipro, Hewitt and Acclaris. Anamika has successfully conducted TESOL/TEFL Training in both India and Bangkok and ITD (International Teaching Diploma) in India. She has also been the lead trainer for Learning and Development Programs and Workshops at Asian College of Teachers. Apart from this she has also taken independent customized workshops for teachers and trainers in India. Anamika is a degree holder in English from Calcutta University and has multiple professional certificates to her credit - Certified Corporate Trainer from Peak Performance, TESOL Canada Board Examination, TKT – Teaching Knowledge Test from Cambridge.
Ms. Sudeshna Guha Thakurta, India
Ms. Sudeshna Guha Thakurta is a Corporate Process Trainer and Quality Analyst with substantial training experience of 12 years in Customer Relationship and Refresher Orientation for organizations like HSBC and ITC Infotech. She has been an active member of the Learning & Development Team and majorly involved with the Soft Skill training and Recruitment process for Aviation companies like Saudi Arabian Airlines, Air Vistara, Indigo Airlines, Spice Jet, Jet Airways as well as Hospitality industry - Pan India like Taj Group of Hotels, ITC Group of Hotels, Hilton Group, Oberoi Group of Hotels, Ritz-Carlton and Marriott properties to name a few. She applies differentiated approaches to training that help participants develop new skills and knowledge which compliments participants’ prior experiences and understandings, paving way for new learning.
Ms. Kuhurina Basu, India
Ms. Kuhurina Basu has relevant and excellent teaching experience of A-Level and IGCSE English, Literature, Economics and Psychology and has coached students and prepared them for examinations. She has a rich experience of classroom teaching both in Mumbai, India and London, UK. She has worked as a senior teacher with several reputed schools in Mumbai and has been a tutor with Tutor (ESOL) – East London Business College, London and worked as Supply Teacher in High Schools in London. She has also been a teacher trainer with Cambridge International Diploma for Teachers and Trainers. Presently she is associated with Asian College of Teachers (ACT) as an Academic Head.
Dr Anita Jain, Mumbai, India
Dr Anita Jain is a family physician with special interest in child health and preventive medicine. She manages medical care for children at Salam Balak Trust shelters in Mumbai. Dr Anita is the founder and lead trainer of Heartbeats First Aid - an initiative to empower people in health and safety at schools, workplace and communities. She is an expert speaker and has conducted several workshops at schools and medical conferences. She is a clinical editor with The British Medical Journal. Dr Anita trained as a doctor at KEM Hospital in Mumbai and has done her Master's in Health Administration from the University of Michigan. She is certified as a first aid and emergency response professional with St. John’s Ambulance and BLS/ACLS certified with the American Heart Association. She is trained in mental health first aid with MHFA England.
Ms. Manju Chakrawati, Bangalore, India
Ms. Manju Chakrawati, (M.Com, B.Ed). She has more than 12 years of teaching experience and has taught in schools like Ryan International School and Euro Kids International School in Mumbai. She has also been an Acting Principal and Lecturer at Vidya Vikas Universal College, Mumbai and worked as an Academic Coordinator and Lecturer at International School of Business and Research, Bangalore. Currently, she is heading the Academics Division (middle school) of The Green School in Bangalore.
Dr Thomas James Miller, Vietnam
Dr Thomas James Miller is a passionate educator with 30+ years of experience at the elementary, secondary and tertiary levels. He has achieved exemplary success demonstrated in multicultural contexts gained from having worked on 5 continents. He has Doctorate of Philosophy in Education, Educational Administration, Theory and Policy Studies, Ontario Institute for Studies in Education/University of Toronto (OISE/UT); Master of Education, Modern Language Centre, Curriculum, OISE/UT; Bachelor of Education: Intermediate/Senior Qualifications, York University and Honours, Bachelor of Arts: French and English, Glendon College, York University. Read more
He has taught and worked all over the world at: -
- York Region District School Board, Canada as ESL, FSL, Classical and International
Language Department Head
- Ontario College of Teachers, Canada as Bilingual (English-French) Program Officer
- Toronto French School, Canada as Principal, Senior School
- Council of Ministers of Education, Canada (CMEC), Canada as Coordinator,Postsecondary Education
- United Nations Education, Science & Culture Organization (UNESCO), France & Chile as International Civil Servant, Section Head, Teachers & Cross-cutting Themes
- Universidad SEK, Faculty of Education, Chile as Professor of English Language and Methodology
- British International School Cairo, Egypt as Teacher of English, French and Special Education
- Chengdu Foreign Language Schools, China as Principal
- GEMS Education Foundation / MFI Education & Training Solutions, Uganda as Director of Education and Training
- VINSCHOOL, Vietnam as Director of ESL
Mr Robert Blease, Slovenia
Mr Blease is an education advisor with 25 years’ teaching, teacher training and school evaluation experience. He holds a Master’s in Education (MEd) English Language Teaching, University of Manchester; Post Graduate Certificate in Education (P.G.C.E) from Bath Spa University and Bachelor of Arts (Hons) History from University of York. He is an IELTS examiner with The British Council and trained to conduct British School's Overseas (BSO) inspections. He has evaluated schools for COIS Accreditation in Southern Turkey, Eastern Turkey (enhanced Turkish curriculum) Kuwait (American curriculum), Oman (English curriculum) and Belgium (PYP, IB).
Ms. Petra Vejvodova, Czech Republic
Ms. Petra is a senior educator and administrator with extensive teaching and administrative experiences in areas like Primary, TEFL and Special Education. She has started her teaching career at Frystak Middle School, Czech Republic as an Activity Director in 1989 and has since then travelled to India, Ethiopia and China teaching at schools like Bishop Cotton Girls School and Canadian International School in India, Sandford International School in Ethiopia and presently, Hanova International School in China. She has also worked as a Special Educator with Spastic Society Karnataka, India. She has always been a dedicated, enthusiastic and goal-driven educator committed to the development of every child and now keen to share her knowledge with today's teaching professionals.
Ms. Jennifer Schmidt, Spain
Ms. Jennifer Schmidt (MA TESOL, New York; MBA Entrepreneurship, Spain; Teaching Certification in Music and TESOL, New York; BA Music Theory and Composition, New York). She is a native New Yorker who has been living and working in Spain for the past 13 years and has over 23 years of experience as a teacher, university professor and teacher trainer. Ms. Jennifer has been a university professor in 3 masters’ programs teaching: teaching methodology, learning theory, curriculum design, and school culture and human resources for school management. She teaches Americans who come to Spain to do masters’ degrees as they work as language assistants in schools in Madrid. Her forte lies in teacher training and she has designed and taught over 100 teacher training courses. She trains primary, secondary, and vocational teachers in all parts of Spain and other countries. She is also a growth mindset and neuroeducation coach and she specializes in teaching and learning for teachers of second language learners.
Dr Mala Sengupta, India
Dr Mala Sengupta is an edupreneur, global speaker, counsellor and recipient of many prestigious awards. She holds a Doctorate in English, an MBA in HR & Educational Management, Bachelor of Education degree and has worked as a teacher and examiner for 35 years with a commitment to high quality teaching and pedagogical practices. Over the years, she has served as an English teacher and eventually as the Head of the Department of English as well as the Controller of Examination with an ICSE/ISC school and as an examiner with several professional institutions including an Engineering College in India. Dr Mala is also a member of the jury of the Defense Committee for the Doctoral Programs, Associate Director and Advisor to several reputed institutions.