Meet our School Leaders

Leela More
Principal of Mahadaji Shinde Prashala, Pune
I am a school principal at Mahadaji Shinde School. The image of a school principal today significantly different as compared to the days when we were students. And this change is only natural...
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Minhaj Arastu
Principal of Focus High School, Hyderabad
I joined ISLI Fellowship because the aims of the programme resonated with me. It is accepted wisdom that education hinges on teachers. But, ISLI was the first programme I had come across that stressed the crucial role of school leaders...
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Priya Nazare
Headmistress, Sardar Kanhoji Angre English Medium School, Pune
I attended the ISLI showcase which was very impactful for me because it resonated the challenges that I was facing as a school leader. That is when I decided to join the ISLI fellowship...
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Farid Faruq Shaikh
Trustee and Principal of Gurukul English High School & Junior College, Mumbai
I joined the ISLI Fellowship because I wanted some predefined standards for my school, in order to bring it on par with other well established and prestigious schools in terms of quality teaching-learning processes...
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Dr Padma Kumari
School Leader, Pudami Keesara School, Hyderabad
I’ve been a principal for the last 10-15 years. I wanted to know what new things I could learn. When I heard about ISLI, first I thought there was a chance that it might not be useful for me, but I was curious to know what the program had to offer school leaders...
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Amit Kulkarni
School Leader, Hindavi Public School, Satara
We being the members of Independent English School Association (I.E.S.A) were introduced to the seminar of ISLI at Pune. After that one-day workshop, the experience of former participants and an informal discussion with them convinced me to be a part of this program...
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Lalitha Gadde
Head Teacher, Andhra Education Society, English primary school, Mumbai
I joined ISLI to explore and grow myself, learn new things as per the academic demands in the field of education and make progress in the areas where we lack in the school...
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Showkat Ahmed
School Leader, Ekidz the school, Hyderabad
I wanted to develop learning behaviours in teachers, students and myself. I wish to build up leadership qualities. I learnt about many schools under ISLI and discussed with their respective school leaders about how they had developed their school and themselves...
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Mrs Rajani Duvedi
Principal, Unique Vision School, Pune
I wanted to develop learning behaviours in teachers, students and myself. I wish to build up leadership qualities. I learnt about many schools under ISLI and discussed with their respective school leaders about how they had developed their school and themselves.
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School Leaders sharing their experience of working with ISLI (Videos)

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