Ms. Mahima Misra Singh – Project Head

Mahima is a Master’s in mathematics from the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi. She then had a brief stint in the private sector before taking up a Ph.D. with the Faculty of Management Studies (FMS), Delhi University. A year into the programme she took the decision to concentrate on her family. She joined the Delhi Govt. as a Maths Teacher, where she had spent 20 years with several schools. She learnt how to deal with marginalized children and encourage them to strive to do their best. She followed a very innovative approach in her teaching using mathematical models and promoting concepts like mental maths. Recently she joined Prayatna to lead a School transformation project meant to provide holistic education to children. She also has a good understanding of school administration and teacher’s training