Guest Speaker- Equity Speaker Series, OAEA, January 2021
Topic: Culturally Responsive Teaching in the Art Room
Working towards decolonizing the arts curriculum in the classroom through an equity and anti-racist lens
Contributer- Equity for Educators Resource, 2021
Resources for South Asian, Hindu, Sikh, Islamic heritage months
Visual Arts Educator, October 2017 to Present
AVI1O0, AVI2O0, AVI3M0, ENG1P0
Assisted in SSA PDSB Board event, Girls' Wellness, Talent Show, Arts Council, +
Visual Arts Educator, Sept to October 2017
AVI1O0, AVI2O0, AWM2O0
English Teacher, November 2016 to June 2017
ENG2D, ENG4C, ENG3U, ETS4C
Co-coach for Junior boys and girls badminton
Art Workshop Instructor, Humber College | February 2016
Led an art workshop that centered around mindfulness and the self at Humber College with Professor Notenboom's Social Psychology class.
Secondary Occasional Teacher, Peel District School Board | 2014 - 2016
Carry out lesson plans left by classroom teacher. Take attendance and follow other school regulations and procedures. Establish a learning environment where students feel secure and confident.
English Teacher, March- February 2016 and October to November 2016
English Teacher, May- June 2015
ENG2D and ENG4U
Art Student Teacher- Internship, June 2014
Designed and taught a visual arts project (Stained Glass Peace Windows) to all Grade 6’s. Assisted with the South Asian Mela/Coffee House fundraiser. Designed and taught Pop Art unit to Grade 6's.
Art Student Teacher- Placement, 2014
AVI3M, AVI4M, AWM4M
Designed, taught, and assessed a visual arts unit (Art as Meditation and Therapy) to Grade 11’s and 12’s. Assisted with two fundraisers for the arts department "Munchies in the Pod", OSSLT Literacy Test, On-calls, Fire-Drills, lunch supervision, and parent-teacher interviews.
English Student Teacher- Placement, 2013
Taught and assessed Grade 12 Writer’s Craft (Screen Play Writing) and English (Hamlet). Worked one-on-one with students in the Independent Learning Center. Assisted with Grade 9 Art during Prep hour.
Art Student Teacher- Volunteer, 2012
Assisted instructor with classroom preparations, attendance, grading, and classroom management.
Arts Camp Assistant, Beaux Arts, 2011
Assisted with art projects, preparing and cleaning supplies for students.
Student Teacher, 2010
Assisted instructor with classroom preparations and classroom management.
Secondary English Tutor, Brilliant Tutor | 2012- 2013
Multitasked with groups of students of varying age groups, teaching English, Math, Science, and Social Science. Worked with each student individually to help them understand the material.
Private English Tutor | 2013- 2015
Mentor and assign homework to each student. Ensure that students understand and complete homework and assignments.
Secondary English Tutor, Learna | 2014- 2015
Tailor lesson plans to each student’s needs and abilities. Ensure that students understand English assignments from school.
OISE- University of Toronto, B.Ed | 2019
Honour Visual Arts Specialist AQ
OISE- University of Toronto, B.Ed | 2013-2014
Intermediate/Senior, Visual Arts and English
University of Toronto, Honours Bachelor of Arts | 2006-2010
Art and Art History Specialist, English
Sheridan Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning | 2006-2010
Advanced Diploma, Art & Art History