Director – Education, the Society and School Mrs. Rita Kapur, recipient of the National Award- 2004 for Teachers by President of India, has more than 30 years of experience in teaching, counselling, training and administration. Her passion to work for the underprivileged section of the society inspired her to establish a DPSG school for the underprivileged children. Whilst at DPSG, she worked on innovative projects initiated by NCERT and IIT, Delhi.
These efforts evolved an Indian substitute for the Kindergarten and Montessori system, which is being used all across the country. She was the leading light to empower the student and teacher community and establish lasting ties between countries/schools such as Singapore-Raffles, Germany – Waldorf group of schools and others in Australia, UK and USA. At Gyanshree, she seeks to better her previous accomplishments in the area of pedagogy.
Message from Director – Education Gyanshree is a highly progressive and pioneering school, pledged to provide quality education, with great emphasis on traditional values. We offer a unique educational experience for children as we believe that the children need to be taught how to think and not what to think. We acknowledge our human obligation to cultivate a new generation that will take care of the environmental, social and economic challenges ahead. Linked with our commitment to global education is the vision to promote the inner moral compass; this balance will enable them to take the helm and steer their way through human complexities, enabling them to exhibit goodness, honesty and compassion with confidence. After all, it is the learning that will impact and transform the future. In our quest for excellence, we accept the challenge to remain at the forefront of valid educational changes with continuous improvement of teaching and learning and the use of innovative practices.
With your support and feedback, we will continue to raise the bar of excellence as we mould young minds with sound character, clarity of thought and the courage of conviction. Welcome to the school, where minds are ignited, plans are envisioned and dreams are realized. Wish you a joyful journey ahead.
Mrs. Brinda Ghosh a highly accomplished educationist, holds a Cambridge International Diploma for Teachers and Trainers from Cambridge, London besides a post-graduation in English Literature. She brings with her wide and varied experience for she has taught and been in different leadership roles in some of the best institutions of the country like Vikaasa, Madurai; Welham Girls’ School, Dehradun; Ivy League,Hyderabad and YPS, Patiala.
Gurucharan Singh (NIS) is a recipient of Dronacharya Award, Former national cricket coach in India (BCCI) and former project director and Chief Cricket Coach, Pace Bowlers Academy Gwalior. Over the past five decades, he has trained generations of cricketers, including Kapil Dev, Ravi Shastri, Ajay Jadeja, Maninder Singh, and Kirti Azad. He has been a cricket player, and then a coach in his illustrious 62-year career. "Hard work has been my motto, and when you are up and about, and always on the field, you never feel that you are past your prime. I move with the young and talented, and this keeps me motivated and going", says Gurcharan. With the same zeal and enthusiasm, as Sports Advisor, he carries a strong vision and his expertise in setting up the sports culture at Gyanshree.