Learning Stories

Abhishek Ashok Shetty

This is a podcast show where we interview a diverse set of learners from the 21st century. Each guest profiled here has a unique story to share about how they acquired a set of valuable skills and knowledge in a creative and innovative manner. In the process we hope to uncover a new understanding of learning as conceptualized, narrated, and imagined by our guests. read less


Learning Stories Episode 14 - Radhika Zahedi
Learning Stories Episode 14 - Radhika Zahedi
On Episode 14 of #LearningStories we chat with Radhika Zahedi. She has been working in the field of education since 2005 and currently serves as the School Director at The Green Acres Academy, and the Centre Director for The Acres Foundation Centre for Teaching and Educational Leadership. She has a wide range of experiences which include serving as School Principal, teacher-coach, teacher and curriculum head in a variety of settings including IB, IGCSE, Special Needs Schools, plus a few short but valuable stints in Municipal schools in Mumbai, Public schools in New York City, and a rural school in the north east of India. As an educator she is passionate about building learning organizations - schools with a culture of continuous learning and innovation filled with empowered leaders, teachers, parents and students. SAHE has used her decade of experience in the classroom working directly with students and teachers, to champion curricular programs and teacher development that focuses on deep, meaningful learning. Radhika spent the first 5 years of her career as a high school mathematics teacher with a passion for promoting learning with understanding, and learning for all students. Radhika has a Master’s (MA) Degree in Mathematics Education from Teachers College, Columbia University, USA and Bachelor's Degree in Engineering from Mumbai University. You can read her writing on Education at her blog linked here - https://radhikazahedi.blogspot.com/