Jamshedpur, Sep25: Bindu Ahuja, assistant teacher and excellence co-ordinator of Motilal Nehru Public School was honoured with ‘The Star Educator Awards 2022 – Champion of Digital Transformation’ by Learning Matters, in a virtual ceremony held last evening.
Bindu Ahuja is also recipient of Microsoft Innovator Award by Microsoft, Out of Box Thinker commendation by Collins Publishers and ‘Educator Award’ by Motilal Nehru Public School in 2022.
During the pandemic, she has taken initiatives to make teachers, students and parents digitally sound. Ms Ahuja upgrades herself time to time with advance Computer courses. Under the guidance of visionary Principal Mrs. Ashu Tiwary, she had initiated Hi-Tech Future Kids group during the pandemic which runs even now on every Sunday, free of cost . This teacher mentor makes the students tech-savvy. She prepares students for flip teaching_learning which has been appreciated by the senior leadership team of MNPS. She had initiated many projects in MNPS and one of her projects ‘E-Centralized Lesson Planning’ was recognized as ‘The Best practice’ in a competition organized by Tata Education Excellence Programme.
With Hi-tech group, she offers a multimedia platform, with enhanced content and coaches students in immersive technology that will provide them personal and impactful growth.
The Star Educator Award is a humble endeavour from Learning Matters to recognise and honour outstanding educators, educational leaders and citizens who have shown exceptional dedication, commitment and passion for education.
There were 11 categories for which different teachers and schools from India, Sri Lanka, Malaysia and Philippines had applied. These awards aimed to spotlight the exceptional work of educators who are exceptionally creative, champions of digital transformation, and impact community.
The award has given the teacher impetus to contribute further in the field of education. She aspires to achieve the national award, like her mother did, several decades ago.
The school family appreciates the presence of such committed teachers.