SISHYA SCHOOL

Sishya School,
Thally Road,Hosur-635109,
Tamil Nadu.
Phone: 04344-266668
Email: sishya_hs@yahoo.com,

Sr.Principal Profile

Dr.VASANTHI THIAGARAJAN                                                                                                                         DATE OF BIRTH : 02.01.1956
Sr.Principal & Correspondent
Sishya School,
Hosur-635 110
Tamil Nadu

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS:

  • M.A. Economics.
  • Ph. D. Education
  • Certificate in Journalism
  • Certificate in Differentiated Instructional Strategies from WIDE-Harvard University, USA
  • Attended a program on Project Zero- (Multiple Intelligences Theory in practice) with Dr. Howard Gardner in July 2008 at a campus programme at Harvard University, USA
  • Accredited tutor for Harvard University’s WIDE Online programs on Differentiated Instruction

WORK EXPERIENCE: 35 years

  • 8 years (1981-1988)-Parimalam Matric. Hr. Sec. School, Hosur as Principal.
  • Founder Principal of Sishya School, Hosur. (1989)
  • Correspondent of Sishya School since 1994

PAPERS PUBLISHED/ PRESENTED:

  • Has published many papers at National and International conferences through the AIAER and for CBSE’s CENBOSEC

AWARDS AND RECOGNITION:

  • Awarded the Tamilnadu State Runner Position in the AIR INDIA-THE HINDU DINAMALAR –B.O.L.T. CONTEST FOR TEACHERS –2004
  • CBSE award for teachers –2004
  • Best Teacher Award By The Lions Club Of Hosur-SIPCOT 2004
  • Lady Kalyani Sivaswamy Ayyar Award for Best Teacher-2010
  • Awarded Fulbright Distinguished Scholar award:2011
  • Founder-Chairperson of Hosur Sahodaya Schools(CBSE) Complex.
  • CBSE-Award for Principal Mentors : 2011
  • National Award to Teachers 2012 : Government of India.
  • Outstanding Educator in Residence-Govt. of Singapore/Ministry of Education 2014

C.B.S.E. ASSIGNMENTS:

  • Appointed as Observer by the CBSE in the AISSCE AND AIEEE Examinations and the Central Teacher Eligibility Test -2011
  • Member of Inspection Committee for Affiliation by the CBSE
  • Member of the Tele- counselling Team of CBSE since 2006
  • Examiner in English Course A-Class X in 1996-for the CBSE
  • Centre Superintendent for CBSE - AISSE/AISSCE EXAMS
  • CBSE Master Trainer for CCE / ASL / SGAI
  • CBSE Mentor-Monitor for CCE implementation
  • CBSE City Coordinator for Verifiction of Evidences of Assessments.
  • Centre Superindentent for CBSE Exam Centre
  • Chief Nodal Supervisor for CBSE Evaluation

SOCIETAL OUTREACH:

  • Founder of the Programme for Environment Awareness in schools (PEAS) in Sishya School and functioning as Nodal Centre for PEAS in Hosur.
  • Organised Adult Literacy Drives conducted by students of Class X, in nearby Villages in Hosur.
  • Founder-Vice-Chairperson, HOPE (Hosur Organisation for Promotion of Excellence in Physical Education
  • Currently elected as District Commissioner (Guides) Hosur Educational district.
  • Nominated by the former District Collector Krishnagiri, Dr. Santhosh Babu as Founder member and Executive Committee member of VISION HOSUR-CSR Initiatives-a citizens forum to identify problem areas in Hosur and initiate solutions through public support and Corporate Social Responsibility.
  • St.John's Ambulance-Life Membership.