Kanchan Misra on “Why I wanted to be a teacher?”

Kanchan Misra – IB MYP coordinator, IB examiner, DP Geography & ToK teacher

Kanchan Misra started her teaching career 20 yrs back and has taught both the national (CBSE,ISC) and international curriculum ( IB & IGCSE). She has taught across India and now, for the last two years teaching in a school abroad. She started teaching middle school and later moved to high school. She taught subjects as- geography, history, civics, global perspective & theory of knowledge. She is an IB examiner for integrated humanities.

She said the teaching profession has always inspired her. According to her, this profession gives a sense of fulfillment because it deals with young minds and shapes them. She compares a teacher with a theatre artist, where he/she performs live in the classroom. The teacher gives her children a human touch, which technology can’t..

This meeting was held on January 15, 2021 12:15 pm