Abhilasha Singh

Principal Shining Star International School

I am working as the principal in Shining Star International School, Abu Dhabi. As a Head of the institution, I drive change and set a growth mindset among staff and students through a visionary plan. I have been awarded the Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert 2020-21. I am a national level Handball and Basketball player. I was awarded the Global Teachers Accreditation by the British Council in 2013. I am an international Model UN Trainer and a Teach Sustainable Development Ambassador cohort-3 2019 selected by Teach SDG Academy which partners with the UN to spread awareness about the Global Goals. I have had the honour of co-hosting the Microsoft Education Tweetmeet on Twitter in March and April’20. I was a Project Amplifier for Take Action Project under Take Action Global, a 6 weeks duration international project connecting more than 1500 classrooms around the world celebrating 75th year of UN and collective responsibilities of individuals. This project is an initiative of Innovation Lab Schools- founded by Koen Timmers and Dr Jennifer Williams. I continue to work in the capacity of UAE Ambassador to facilitate the Climate Action Project with Take Action Global to bring this brilliant initiative to schools in UAE. I recently was part of the backend team co-moderating the Facebook Live streaming Channel of the biggest online teachers’ conference called the T4 Education hosted by Mr Vikas Pota.

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