Passionate about Teaching and Learning with Technology
Achievements & Awards
The Best Youth Film Award, sponsored by Unicef and SONY Open Planet, February 2011
1 Minute to Save the World competition
Coached a team of 3 children to make an animated story about environmental issues. Although I wrote the story, the characters were drawn and animation was created by children.
Coach Award for ThinkQuest 2011 Digital Media Under 12 Second Place
Oracle Foundation, October 2011
I coached the team of children to design a website about children’s rights and responsibilities. The team won the second place in Digital Media/Under 12 category. I was very fortunate to travel to San Francisco with 6 lovely kids and their parents to collect our award.
BIG APPLE Contest Winner, June 2011
Global Partners Junior program
In June 2011, after a year of exciting activities, I was invited to New York for a wonderful week. During my stay I had the opportunity to meet amazing teachers from around the world, visit fantastic schools and even have a barbecue party at the Mayor’s house by the Hudson River.
Make IT Happy,
Wilbury Primary School won Make IT Happy 2012 London Region and became third in the whole UK. I coached team of children who designed a website to show how technology can be used to keep healthy. Wilbury not only won the London regional prize, but we also came third in the country overall, scooping £2,700 for the school. As regional winners for London we were invited to an awards ceremony in Parliament, including a parliamentary tour and day out in London.
January 2014, Naace Impact Awards 2014- Shortlisted