Vasantha Ponnen obtained her Bachelor’s degree in Education with a major in Information Communication Technology and minor in Economics. She has more than 6 years’ experience in training teachers, supporting leadership teams, and mentoring teachers to improve pedagogical best practices. Vasantha spent the bulk of her time in teaching in ICT to Primary to Secondary students.
Vasantha began her career in the LeapEd Services as an Education Advisor and over the last 6 years, having conducted training, observations and feedback sessions for teachers in several national schools and conduct training sessions for local teachers. Vasantha is known for her innovative approaches to training and facilitation and is a key team player in presenting new ideas, being able to demonstrate new teaching practices accurately, encouraging GROW coaching and reflection.
Her passion and expertise are found in being involved with children and the stages of their development. Her experience has led her in roles where she has supported children in developing themselves holistically to reach their full potential. She is an experienced teacher and Certified HRDF trainer. Currently, she is working towards an ICF qualification to be a Certified Coach.