Sivadevi, Director of Kalpavrikshalaya ,is an Engineering Graduate, served as a Software Engineer in various Multinational Companies before her journey in the education field . While seeking a meaningful education system for her daughter , came across Maria Montessori Philosophy and her Pedagogy developed by keenly observing the child . This resonated with her strong belief that each child is unique and needs nurture in a fearless environment for the true nature and potential of the child to flourish. She pursued Montessori Diploma from Indian Montessori Training Course ,Chennai and Child Psychology Diploma from Stonebridge University,UK.She worked as a teacher in a school transformation project at a Delhi Government school after completing the post-graduate diploma in learning and teaching from “I Am A Teacher” Organisation,Gurgaon .Taking inspiration and guidance from her mother Shrimathi J.Kalaivani an able principal of an esteemed school in chennai having 25 years of experience in the field of education, founded Kalpavrikshalaya with a noble intention of creating a learning space for children to explore ,experiment and evolve .
I am an engineering graduate in Computer technology and I worked as a software developer When I was researching about the education system for a child I found Maria Montessori method. She says education is a natural process carried out by the child and is not accurate by a listening to words but by experiences in the environment itself.Then I decided to take primary training in IMTC and I realized that any unnecessary help gives to a child is a hindrance to development and it changes my perspective of the child then I stepped into Kalpavrikshalaya Montessori School and felt it to be spiritual and I am here to facilitate the child’s development by nurturing the inner self.
I am an MCA graduate from Madurai Kamaraj University. Worked as a search engine analyst in an IT company and as a teacher for four in few schools at Madurai. According to me, education is a basic need of every humans’ life. Every child is unique in her/his own way. When we pay attention to their imaginations and their creations we can help them in their development in a better way. Education is not only for gaining knowledge, it’s for life and its all about life.
I am a secondary teacher. I worked as a teacher at the Sai trust school for five years and felt expertise in understanding the students abilities. I pursued Montessori Diploma from Indian Montessori Training Course ,Chennai to get an in-depth knowledge on the philosophy and a way to help children help themselves.In my point of view, very child has unique talents within them. We ,the teachers simply need to guide them to express their various skills. Such skillful children when they learn with Montessori materials we can visibly see the precision in their way of learning. Through which their creativity level increases spontaneously. I always feel proud and fortunate to work with children.
I have worked with children with special needs being a physiotherapist. Working with children, I developed an interest in child development. I chose Montessori discipline for it had meaningful methodologies that inspired me to pursue it.I have completed my Montessori Diploma from Indian Montessori Training Course ,Chennai.I felt an educator has so much to offer for children after following such a thoughtful philosophy and am looking forward to help more children and watch them grow beautifully and independently.
I am a BA, B.Ed. literature graduate from Bharathidasan University. Worked as a teacher for Kindergarten children in CBSE schools In my point of view education is the most powerful tool which you can use to change the world and for every child to start with early education should be activity-based learning directed by their inner needs rather than theoretical approach and this would focus on overall child development towards the future.