An erudite academician with extensive experience of 16 + years in developing results driven curriculum and imparting quality education to a wider range of aspiring professionals along with wide administrative experience as Principal, Dean Academics, H.O.D. (Mathematics), House Master. Backed by good academic credentials; M.Ed., M.Sc. (Mathematics) capable of handling administration related activities such as admission, Discipline, counseling and educational assessment.
As Principal, Ambuja Vidya Niketan ( 1st April 2019 onwards ) : Over all Academic and Administrative leader of the institution.
Prepared CBSE Affiliation of extension and completed successfully.
Black Board radio Program to provide a platform to the students to improve their communication skills.
Edu sports : a structured program to connect sports with education.
Career Counselling Program by SAHI Careers in collaboration with SEDI.
Open Doors Implementation to improve standard of learning and assessment at Grades VI and Grades VII levels in Mathematics and science
Started Awakened Citizen Program based upon Value education.
Organised Winter Camp of 15 days comprising of activities like dance, drama, skit, shooting, horse riding, cooking and advertisement making.
a structured program to improve the standard of English communication in the school.
starting a pilot project of establishing a sports academy in the school.
providing JEE/ NEET Coaching in the school to improve the results and also to improve the selection of students in these exams.
Robotics lab project in the School
STEM Learning project
Working on initiating mentor system for faculty development and management
As Dean Academic at Birla International School: Appointed as Dean Academics in Birla International School, on 6th July 2018
Produced the best school board result ever.
NABET Accreditation Coordinator
Looking after all the academic activities like Effective classroom management, pedagogy, examination, Discipline, School Website, career Point Classes and so on.
( For Details Please see- Dean Academics- Duties and Responsibilities.)
Preparing Annual Appraisal Reports of the teachers.
Member of School Management Committee.
Member of School Admission Committee.
Member School Discipline Committee.
Classroom observations and result analysis.
Coordinator Inter School Competitions organized by school.
As PGT Mathematics at Mayo College Ajmer : Appointed as PGT Mathematics in Mayo College in July 2015. Within a span of one year and half graduated from the position of a Tutor to Assistant House Master of Senior House.
Started as Coordinator of Mathematics of class VII in the school to Class X and also handled coordinatorship of class XII.
Produced one of the best result of the school with batch average 81%.
Member of Mathematics society
Looked after Maths Olympiad in the college.
As Football Supervisor looking after all the activities related to football in the school.
•.The School has been runners up in U-17 IPSC at BK Birla Centre of Education, Pune
•.The school has won U-17 school district championship
•.three boys selected for SGFI nationals from U-17 category.
•.the school won U-19 IPSC football tournament after 14 years a rare achievement.
•.5 boys selected for SGFI nationals from U-19category.
•.the school won Mayo Football Tournament
as Cricket Supervisor looking after all the activities related to cricket in the school.
•.The school won Pine Grove Invitational Cricket tournament after 6 years.
Army Public School, Dagshai
PGT Mathematics, from 9th April 2013 to 6th July 2015
Worked as House Master of senior house (boys) From April 2014 to July 2015
My House did very well during my tenure and won all the trophies for the year 2014
Head of the Department Mathematics
Record best class 12th result of the school for the year 2014 ( Batch average 73%)
Incharge Maths Club
Presiding officer/ member of school purchasing committee
Presiding Officer Annual Stock Taking Board.
Member of the admission committee for the session since 2013 to 2015.
Prepared question papers for the entrance exam.
Tour and Track In charge
Army Public School, Dagshai
TGT Mathematics, from 1st September 2005 to April 2013
Worked as House Master of senior house (boys) from Feb 2012 to April 2014
Won the athletics trophy, academics trophy, sports trophy and Cock house trophy.
Worked as Assistant House Master of Senior House from April 2005 to Feb 2013
Incharge Maths Club
Presiding Officer school purchasing committee
Member of school purchasing committee
Member of Annual Stock Taking Board.
Member of the admission committee for the session since 2013 onwards.
Organised vedic maths workshop for students 6-10th.
Tour and Track In charge
DAV Centenary Public School, Kumarhatti
TGT Mathematics from March 2003 to August 2005.
Class Teacher ( Class- X)
Organised Mathematics quiz and Maths Olympiad
Maths lab Incharge
Evaluated Answer scripts of CBSE 10th Class every year
Workshops and Teacher Training Programs
•Attended Principals workshop conducted by Ambuja Vidya Niketan Trust corporate office to improve teaching and administrative practices in school.
•Attended workshop on School Audit for Internal School Audit and External School Audit organized by Ambuja Vidya Niketan Trust.
•Attended as delegate in the National Consultation and Launch for Operationalizing The Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act 2012 and Child Rights Education in Schools. Organized by AISCAP
•Attended capacity building program on Continuous and Comprehensive Evaluation conducted by iQuotient Consulting Pvt. Ltd.
•Attended Workshop on Digital Leadership conducted by The Learning Division of India Today Group.
•Participated in Community Development and Leadership Summit 2016 organised at Modern School Barakhamba.
•Attended workshop based upon Teaching skills and use of laboratory in teaching Mathematics, organized at FDRC, New Delhi.
•Attended workshop based upon ‘Teaching skills' and use of laboratory in teaching Mathematics, organized at Unchibassi.
•Attended workshop based upon ‘How to inculcate Vedic values among children, at Dharmasala
•Attended workshop based upon ‘Teaching skills, how to prepare question paper and use of laboratory in teaching Mathematics in school, organized at DAV School, New Shimla.
As Teacher and Administrator
am striving to help students change marginal grades into good grades and supporting colleagues and administration in facilitating each child's social and intellectual growth by creating an atmosphere of mutual respect and open communication.
Leadership, Technological Appreciation, Setting up of a complete administrative and academic setup
Planning, organizing and monitoring curricular and co-curricular activities for personality development of students
Developing an innovative and experimental attitude towards the teaching process and towards the curriculum
Responsible for setting syllabus and time tables, coordinating various classes and activities, evaluating answer sheets and preparing results
Create comprehensive classroom assessment methods and techniques-adopted effective tools that were compliant with the education board.
Collaborate with fellow teachers to design lesson plans and perform administrative tasks viz. recording attendance, manage student portfolios and provide individual assistance to the needy students.
Efficiently use various interactive and innovative teaching techniques viz. demonstrations, audio visual aids etc.
Motivate students to take charge of their own learning and set their own goals. Document progress; enhance student improvement in both understanding and performance.
Interact with parents & guardians to facilitate close relations with the Students and parents.
Prepare and administer examinations, grade them in a timely manner, and provide feedback to the students.
Proven ability to easily assimilate new ideas, concepts, methods and technologies
Planning, organizing and monitoring curricular and co-curricular activities for personality development of students.
•Awarded with achievement Certificate from Ministry Of Human Resource Development, Government of India for Excellent performance of students in the Secondary School Examination of the CBSE( Year 2014)
•Awarded with achievement Certificate from Ministry Of Human Resource Development, Government of India for Excellent performance of students in the Senior Secondary School Examination of the CBSE ( Year 2015)
•Awarded Certificate of Appreciation to appreciate the service rendered during The Mayo Global Round Square Conference
M.Sc. ( Mathematics) Dec. 2003, H.P University, Shimla ( Second Division)
M.Ed. 2011, ICDEOL, Shimla (Second Division)
B.Ed 2002, University of Jammu, (First Division)
B.Sc.( Non- Medical), Govt Post Graduate College, Solan (First Division)
Computer Proficiency: Three months computer Application Package course
from Kashish Technologies, Solan
Software Known : MS-Office
Operating System : Window 2007, Window XP, 98
GUI Tools : Internet
Won Scholarship under National Scholarship Scheme in the year 1993
CO- CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES
•Represented the College Cricket team in inter college championships.
•Played Badminton and Volleyball at school and college level.
•Two years as National Service Scheme Volunteer from 1997-99.
Institution : Govt. Post Graduate College Solan.
Date of Birth: 18 Aug, 1977
Wife - Anita Sharma ( M.Sc. Chemistry)
Occupation - Village Revenue Officer in Himachal Pradesh Government
Daughter: Eleven years old studying in class V
Will be provided as and when required.
Place: Ambujanagar Prashant Sharma
Dean Academics (DA)
Primarily responsible for providing instructional leadership for academic curriculum transaction through systemic study and analysis of the teaching-learning process and developing focused plan for improving student achievement; supporting teachers in improving their instructional practice; creating a community of continuous learning for all staff and students.
The sphere of activity of the Dean Academics should spread across the whole length and breadth of the school and NOT confined to senior, middle or junior sections. The vertical reach should be full. The Dean Academics is NOT a senior- senior coordinator looking after timetabling, class arrangements and horizontal academic management. The role is more of a curriculum transaction leader of the school.
MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES
The Dean Academics reports to the Vice-Principal and assists her/him in the following tasks:
Developing and implementing of the Annual Plan of School Academic Curriculum.
Schedule classes to teachers through effective time tabling, drawing a judicious balance between scholastic and non-scholastic areas. Supervise and record class room teaching activity of all teachers as per schedule. (This schedule can even be announced earlier).
The Dean Academic should have only a limited academic load (teaching load).This may be in the bracket of 12 -15. This will give time for the Dean Academics to observe a minimum of 12-15 classes per week.
Drafting, designing, editing, timely printing and distribution of school academic calendar, Dairy, publication of advertisements and promotional materials and regular updating of the school’s website.
Forecasting, requisitioning, recruitment, retention, placement and development of manpower.
Ensuring a disciplined and seamless day to day transaction of academic curriculum.
Analysing teaching-learning processes and students’ results through subject wise and teacher wise class observation and feedback mechanisms.
Communicating with parents/guardians on a regular basis through telephone, emails, social media and school website, keeping them posted about their ward’s academic progress and areas of excellence and improvement along with the school’s initiative to that end.
Coordinate and organize Parent-Teacher Meetings at regular intervals. Elicit parents’ valuable suggestions and persuade them to partner with the schools efforts to value add and augment the quality of the schools’ academic life and culture.
Schedule extra classes for weak students and monitor/supervise morning and evening prep classes in hostels/dorms through regular visits to Hostels.
Ensure timely completion of syllabus at all levels.
Coordinate all internal assessments of the school. Review question paper blue prints to ensure duration, type, content and coverage are in compliance with mandatory guidelines of the Board.
Monitor students’ punctuality, attendance and reasons for absence through coordination with House Masters/Mistress.
Organize monthly departmental meetings and collaborate with teachers to vertically and horizontally align the curriculum and instructional practices. Elicit teachers’ feedback/suggestions for improving overall academic quality. Promote collegiality and team building throughout the community.
Organize, coordinate and participate in staff development, subject specific workshops and training programs and ensure implementation of skills learnt in the day to day teaching and classroom handling. Assist in designing and providing professional development based on data analysis and School needs.
Carry out teachers’ suitability report, annual performance appraisal, maintain regular one on one feedback sessions with teachers on a continuous basis so as to help them improve the quality of their teaching, student handling and classroom control skills.
Contribute ideas and inputs in organizing educational tours to ensure academic value added outcomes.
Assist in developing, implementing, and assessing the School Improvement Plan.
Perform any other duties as assigned by the School Management.