Dr. Kunal Anand is presently working as the Principal, Delhi Public School, Udhampur, J&K. He worked as founder principal – The Pathways International School. He has 17 years of experience in teaching, administration, training & development, staff training, operations, student relations, campus management, campus operations and management of school & educational institutions. He was invited as panelist, Key notes speaker and resource person for various national and international conferences organized by various CBSE, National Agencies, International organization etc. He had twice won the award for 100 highly effective principals of India award by AkS educational services. Won the Principal of the year award by Times Now and Franchise India. Awarded Bhartiya Shikha Salman Pursakar presented by Dr.Murli Manohar Joshi and International Education excellence award by Sunil Shastri.
In this conversation, Dr. Kunal Anand spoke on Blended or Integrated Learning – The Buzz in Education. He gave the various day to day examples of blended learning and how one can integrate arts or music in science subjects.
He told how his staff and students could successfully conduct an online event during the pandemic, which otherwise was an on-campus event. He said that he was amazed to see how his students used excellent blended methodologies in the event.
Dr. Kunal Anand also told about how teachers in J&K schools went out of their way to teach the students despite all odds of connectivity issues and other issues in the region.
He summarised by saying that if you can blend perfectly, you will be able to integrate your ideas, thoughts, inventions and innovations into a regular classroom.