Education Evangelist Meenakshi Uberoi, the founding director of De Pedagogics, is passionate about coaching, teaching and learning. She designs curriculum and trains educators to equip and assist them in creating innovative, challenging and enriching classroom environments that are conducive to students becoming life-long learners.
Meenakshi drives programs to accelerate technology benefits in education with a scope of activities that cover the full spectrum of learning scenarios, including: student programs, teacher PD programs, K-12 learning technologies, 1:1 personal learning infrastructure and supporting educational content. She is a certified Microsoft Innovative Educator Trainer and is a resource person for Pearson & for Shri Ram New Horizons. She helps provide thought leadership and evidence of the impact of ICT in education transformation on teaching and learning in all subject areas.
Her work has been recognized for its impact with international awards. Her innovative practices are acknowledged by Microsoft, she is awarded status of Microsoft Innovative Expert Educator 2015 and 2005. She was invited to speak at the Microsoft in Education Global Forum – Dubai, about driving transformation in education and supporting students around the world using technology. Connecting to and sharing with other educators is her pathway to learning, continuous professional development, and making a difference in other people’s lives.
Meenakshi is also columnist for ‘Hot Topics’, the official blog for Microsoft’s Educator Network (MSEN) and has a strong social media presence and you can find her on Twitter @MeenakshiUberoi, @DePedagogics; on Facebook and LinkedIn as Meenakshi Uberoi, De Pedagogics. Her publications focus on technology-empowered teaching and learning in schools, flipped and blended learning, teacher development, mobile learning, and integration of devices into schools.
She believes that it is imperative to innovate, create and integrate to succeed in a rapidly changing world of education and that innovation and the ability to collaborate is an investment in the future where technology provides the tools for us to meet the 21st century goals.