Welcome back parents. You must be as excited as our children about the new academic year. We believe in “Education is a shared commitment between dedicated teachers, motivated students and enthusiastic parents with high expectations.’’ – Bob Beauprez
We look forward to collaboratively work to fulfil our school’s mission statement ‘To nurture leaders through primary greatness’ and Grade 2 Team Vision ‘We strive for the holistic development of the students by providing them safe and secure environment which will help them to be internationally minded and cheerful leaders’.
I take this opportunity to introduce the grade 2 team:
Grade 2 Team Leader – Kruti Dholu
I’m commerce graduate with a bachelor’s degree in education. I’m working with Fountainhead School since 2011. I’m a passionate teacher and love to be around children. I’m a fun loving person, full of creative ideas. I like to take up new challenges in life. I enjoy the life to the fullest.
Think – Bhumika Manglani
She has joined Fountainhead in 2013. She plunged into teaching right after completing her Bachelor’s in computer application(BCA) from VNSGU, Surat. She has also completed B.ed from Singhania University. She loves spending time with her family, friends and students. In her spare time, she likes to shop, go to the beach, read and do yoga. She is active and loves to work with young minds to help them achieve their potentials. She is passionate about imparting educational values to kids. She is deeply committed and has a disposition for winning the hearts of kids. She believes that learning is a lifelong process and enjoys learning new concepts.
Dream – Bhagyashree Gianchandani
She has completed her schooling at Lourdes Convent High School. She graduated with a BBA and an M.Com from VNSGU in the year 2016. She joined Fountainhead in November 2017. Her hobbies are playing badminton, cooking, listening to music and reading “Speaking tree” article from Times of India. She loves being around children as their innocence and positivity really drive her. Her belief is that every child is uniquely gifted with talents and a teacher has to nurture them very carefully.
Ponder – Palak Doshi
She is a B.Com graduate from S.N.D.T. University. Previously, she has worked for 7 years in Surat Municipal Corporation as a Data Analyst. She is a part of Fountainhead family since February 2017. Her hobbies are reading, playing badminton, calligraphy, and painting.
Create – Vaishali Chauhan
She was born in Rajasthan and brought up in Surat. She has completed her BCA from Veer Narmad South Gujarat University and MBA (IT) from Jaipur National University. She was a student of Samithi English Medium High School, Surat. She has been in the teaching profession since past 2015 working with Shardayatan school, her passion for learning new things brought her to Fountainhead.
Explore – Avani Thakker
She joined fountainhead School in March 2018 as a PYP teacher. She is certified Chartered Financial Analyst. She started her career as a Financial Analyst with Reliable Software (P) Ltd. and then moved to the education field. She has previously worked with L.P.Savani School as Assistant Teacher. She is enthusiastic about joining this wonderful team and is looking forward to being a learner for life.
Invent – Bhumika Jain
She is pursuing Chartered Accountancy final level. She has pursued CS and is a B.com graduate from VNSGU. She is passionate about teaching and thus joined Fountainhead school in Feb 2016. Previously she worked in corporate in Pune. She loves to read, travel and sing. She enjoys exploring new things. She aspires to make a difference in learner’s life in a positive way. She firmly believes in “We are what we think, all that we are arises with our thoughts. With our thoughts, we make the world.”-Buddha.
Discover – Lovely Nagpal
She is pursuing B.Ed. She is a B.B.A graduate from VNSGU. She is passionate about teaching and thus joined Fountainhead school in April 2018. Previously she worked in Spoken English Classes. She loves to cook, travel and listening music. In her spare time, she likes to shop, spend time with friends and family. She aspires to make difference in learner’s life in a positive way.
Wonder – Priyanka Chhabra
She is associated with Fountainhead School since 2010. She had previously worked with Fountainhead Preschool for 2 years. She has done her B.com from South Gujarat University. Priyanka has also completed Montessori Certificate Course (Navrang Group Education Trust) and B.Ed (Singhania University). She is passionate about her work and believes in lifelong learning. She has strong faith in our school values and the school mission statement and hence inculcates these values in the young learners. Besides teaching, reading books (fiction novels), listening to hindi songs spending time with her friends and watching movies are her areas of interests.
Resource Teacher – Surbhi Talwar
She is born and brought up in Punjab(Amritsar). She is an optimist and believes in never giving up. She strongly believes in God. She has completed her graduation from Gurunanak University(Punjab)and post graduation from Jammu University(Jammu). She has been in the teaching profession since last 25 years and wishes to continue teaching till she can.
Language Support Teacher – Vaishali Desai
She has been working with Fountainhead School since October 2012. Her native place is Surat. She has done her schooling from Lourdes Convent High School. Her educational qualification consists of B.A B.Ed. She has earned a “Certificate in Remedial Education” (C.R.E) in 2007. She feels proud as a mother of a girl child. She is passionate about teaching children as she believes in “Learn to live, live to learn”. She is a Language Support Teacher and her job is to enrich learners who need support in their curriculum. She has attended a workshop at “The Gateway School of Mumbai” in October 2014. She has years of experience in catering to slow learners as well as remedial learners. She was also a LEAP facilitator. She believes in learning with fun and so is appreciated by children and parents for the same. She firmly believes in the quote, “The most valuable resource that all teachers have is each other. Without collaboration, our growth is limited to our own perspectives.” – Robert John Meehan.