Ms. Soniya Lalla
Ms Soniya Lalla has been in the field of education for more than 35 years. She was involved as one of the staff members of the Hasanat High School at Andheri in Mumbai, since its inception and worked there for 5 years. During this time, she gained extensive experience in the areas of curriculum planning, child friendly practices and had an exposure to administrative functions. Soniya thereafter took up the role of Head Teacher for 12 years at the highly esteemed Saifee Nursery and KG School in South Mumbai. The school is well known for its child-centric approach, learning by doing and project based curriculum. She believes that children flourish in a caring and loving environment and this emotional well-being becomes the foundation of all their future learning. As Head Teacher, she was responsible for academics, teachers’ training and administration.