THE INDIAN COMMUNITY SCHOOL, KUWAIT

Dr. V. Binumon,
Principal & Senior Administrator - ICSK Senior.

Dr. V. Binumon stands as a class by himself. He is a youth prodigy holding a slew of degrees – M.sc. in Zoology, M.sc. in Psychology, M.A. in Political Science, M.Ed, M.Phil. in Zoology, M.Phil. in Education, M.B.A. and to crown all Ph.D. in Education. Besides, he has undergone certificate courses in diverse areas such as Neuro Linguistic Programming, Hypnotherapy, Counselling ,Lead Auditor Course for ISO 9001 - 2008 by Moody International, London, Accreditation Assessor programme by Quality Council of India, ACT course for Academic Counsellor by Indira Gandhi National Open University New Delhi, and Diploma in Yoga from Annamala University as well.

As for experience Dr. Binumon is a multi-faceted personality with long expertise and experience in areas such as Principal of Senior Secondary Schools, Academic Director of a renowned group of schools, and Joint Director of the Educational Board of Network of Leading Schools.

He has proved his mettle in various capacities such as Personality Development Trainer for Junior Chamber International, Neuro Linguistic Programing Trainer, ISO Auditor , Principal Examiner for School Accreditation by Quality Council of India , Academic Counsellor of IGNOU, Hypnotherapist and Professional Counsellor as well. He has conducted hundreds of training programs for the youth, students, teachers and parents. The main focal points that he highlights during the training sessions are confidence, competence and change.

As an individual Mr. Binumon is a man of principles, highly systematic, professional and service minded. He is an energizing personality, a master trainer and a first rate motivator too. An expert in interpersonal skills he constantly networks with a wide circle of friends and acquaintances across the globe which he earnestly tries to translate into his personal advantage and for the good of the organization he is associated with.

Mrs. Sherly Dennis,
Principal In-charge, ICSK Junior

Qualifications: Master of Arts with Economics as the main subject, Master of Arts with English as the main subject and Master in Education. (B.A, B.ED, M.A(Economics), M.A(English) and M.ED).

Mrs. Sherly has completed her undergraduate studies in Education, from Jabalpur in Madhya Pradesh.

In different corners of India she has a quarter century of experience in teaching and several elite positions. She has been in administrative position for tenure of two years, where her portfolio included being in-charge in ICSE. Successfully completed an action research on the topic "Problems faced by English Medium Students belonging to different socio cultural ethnic groups". In the IELTS namely International English Language Testing System she has secured a band score eight. Member of the Board of Directors of YMCA Gujarat serving initially as its secretary and then as the Vice-President. And served as the member of the advisory body of St. Joseph’s Hospital in Gujarat.

Equipped with a course study in counseling, she is a good counselor. And she guides parents on effective parenting.

In the city of Kuwait she has completed six years of service. With the Indian community school her service includes Vice principal in two branches for five years.

Currently she is the Principal in charge in ICSK Junior Branch. Her strength includes both passion and dedication. Her expertise incorporate being a good leader, dependable with extraordinary inter personal relationship with her students and team members. Mrs. Sherly provides cumulative leadership, effective direction and coordination within the school premise both in academics and extra-curricular activities. She is capable of innovative programs and creates a climate which fosters student and teacher growth. She conducts in service training for her staff to remain positive in teaching learning process. She has a desire to learn more, get confident to learning to interact with the management, knowing internal touch points to help them to overcome any challenge.

"Be an explorer… read, surf the internet, and enjoy arts, watch children play... do anything to prevent from becoming a prisoner of your knowledge, experience and current view of the world." Charles Thompson

Her Vision is to see each learner, as explorer! - exploring how best they learn, talking with them about their learning and ensuring they take responsibility for their learning within the classroom context and beyond.Learners are engaged through rich conversations and are challenged to reach their goals and destination through a variety of learning pathways.

Her Mission is to strive to be an inclusive community and warmly welcome parents to share the 'learning journey' with teachers and students. The sense of family and community is of paramount importance to me.It is essential that we all work together to ensure that children in the school community grow in their holistic development to be active participants and conscientious contributors to their world.

Mr. K. Gangadhar,
Principal, ICSK Khaitan.

Mr. K. Gangadhar is a dynamic, creative and a visionary leader. He has done M.A. (English Lit.) from Pune University and B. Ed. from Mumbai University. His professional pursuance is seen in his entire education for always been a student of vocational studies viz. Electrics during Secondary, Medical Laboratory Technology during Sr. Secondary, a Diploma in Computer Management while doing his graduation and for running a computer education institute 'Career Computers' during his post graduations. He received Best Cadet Award in National Service Scheme, has represented at State and University level in competitions and played many leadership roles during his student life. He was also awarded 'The Most Resourceful Student Teacher' and 'The Best Action Research' awards on developing global perspective among students, a project of studies by the government of UK.

Professional Experience

After working for an NGO for the academic excellence of a school, he joined a residential school at Mumbai and worked there in various capacities pertaining to a residential school. He received the Best Head of the Department Award and the Appreciation Award for his outstanding results in classes X & XII.

For his glorious achievements as a principal at Pune, he was awarded with the National Integration Fellowship by the Association of All Maharashtra Journalists. Thereafter working as a founder principal for a CBSE school in Thane, he established a school with system & culture. Before coming to Kuwait, he was working as a principal for an International Residential cum Day School at Nasik.

Skills and Vision

He possesses profound interest in pedagogy and has conducted many workshops and orientation programmes for students and teachers. Apart from attending many in service training programmes and courses, he is also a certified internal auditor for ISO 9001-2000 and has a certification in School Accreditation from Quality Council of India. He has written many short plays and has received The Best Direction award at district level.

His passion remains to create a model school with perennial system and unique educational culture to tap & nurture the latent talent of students and educate them to excel in actualizing themselves as global citizens who shall act as the ambassadors of peace and sustainable development.

Mr.C.Rajesh Nair,
Principal - ICSK Amman.

Mr. Rajesh Nair. C has been in the field of education for the past two and half decades maintaining educational development of students and professional development of teachers by developing and implementing policies, programs and curriculum plans and setting an environment conducive to effective learning transaction. He is a dedicated and motivated educational administrative professional with a proven track record for implementing successful programs that produced lasting result. He is very active in supporting and motivating staff to try new creative techniques to improve teaching skills.

Mr. Rajesh Nair is a Post Gradute in English with M.Phil and B.Ed in the same subject. He has got Post Graduate Diploma in School Leadership Management (PGDSLM). He has undertaken many tasks assigned by CBSE, Delhi such as Convenor of school Inspection Committee for Affiliation, Centre Superintendant of All India Engineering Entrance Examination, Teacher Trainer in CCE .....etc. He has conducted many orientation programmes for students, teachers and parents. He was the Academic Counsellor of Indira Gandhi National Open University. He was also a member in School Inspection Committee, Text Book Selection Committee and Interview Board of a reputed Educational Society which runs 35 CBSE Schools in India.