BACKBONE OF EKYA
Head of School, Ekya School ITPL
Mrs. Menon brings her vast experience in early childhood education to Ekya School ITPL. Having served and led premier institutions, including Little Hearts, Jamshedpur, Carmel Convent and CMR National Public School in Bangalore, she efficiently spearheads a team of diverse educators. As the founding head of the school for Ekya School ITPL, she strongly believes in changing conventional teaching methods to bring about a new, modern and practical approach to learning. In addition, her personable charm and genuine love for children further help create an environment conducive to learning and doing.
Mrs. Menon holds a Bachelor’s from Calcutta University and a Masters in Education from Bangalore. She has attended professional development programs hosted by CBSE and CIE. Beyond her role as a creative educator, she is an avid reader also passionate about pets, theatre and the arts.
Head of School, Ekya School, JP Nagar
Ms. Sreepriya Unnikrishnan has been with Ekya School, JP Nagar, since 2012. She is passionate, organised, and highly motivated and has led the team of teachers in academic programs, establishing effective systems and processes and improving teaching methods during her tenure as an Academic Coordinator.
Ms. Sreepriya Unnikrishnan has over 15 years of experience in the field of education. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in education, a Master’s degree in Nutrition & Dietetics and Public Administration, and a Post Graduate Diploma in IT. She has also undergone the Young Learners’ English Examiner’s training, Cambridge, and has participated in teacher workshops on ‘Connecting Classrooms’ and ‘Curriculum Planning and Assessment. In addition, she has participated in Teacher exchange programs with schools in the UK, organised by the British Council. Mrs. Unnikrishnan is a trained Bharatanatyam dancer and also plays the Veena.
Head of School, Ekya School Byrathi
With an experience of 17 years in education spaces across Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore, Ms. Smriti Agarwal is a passionate educator who believes that education is about empowering young minds with skills that equip them for the real world. She is an enthusiast who adopts a student-centric approach to teaching and learning. Her deep interest and fascination for Mathematics has contributed to the positive approach that her students have towards this learning area. She has cultivated meaningful and longstanding relationships with her students with their best interests at heart. Her ability to lead teachers, build connections and commitment to excellence in education helps create an environment conducive to learning.
Ms. Smriti holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce, a Bachelor’s Degree in Education, a Master’s Degree in Financial Management and is CTET qualified. Besides that, she is fond of travelling and has an inclination towards dance and music.
Ms Asha Doris
Head of School, Ekya School BTM Layout
Ms. Asha Doris comes with over 20 years of experience in education. She is passionate, organised, highly motivated and has led the team of teachers in academic programs, established effective systems and processes, and improved teaching methods during her tenure as an Academic Coordinator.
She has been with Ekya Schools since 2013. Initially worked as an educator at Ekya JP Nagar and later as an Academic Coordinator at Ekya School, BTM Layout, her deep intention and love for students makes her a highly motivated and exceptional educator.
Ms. Doris has established effective systems and processes to improve teaching-learning and contributed to developing innovative pedagogy at Ekya Schools. Additionally, she is a stellar language educator who has spent many years preparing and mentoring students for various opportunities.
Ms. Asha Doris did her schooling at St Anne’s convent, and pursued undergraduation at Jyoti Nivas College in Bengaluru. She holds a Master of Commerce degree from Mysore University and a Master of Arts degree from Gitam University. In addition to this, she has received a Bachelor’s in Education from IGNOU. Her other interests include reading, music and theatre.