He has joined The Scindia School in August 2016. He has a Master’s degree in History and English Literature, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Education and Law. Mr Somarajan has been in the teaching profession for 15 years in various institutions. He has worked as a Lecturer at Sherubtse College and National Institute of Education at Samtse, under the Royal University of Bhutan; and later as a faculty and subject coordinator in Doha Modern Indian School (DMIS) in Qatar. Apart from teaching, he has a special interest in journalism, oratory and chess. Being an enthusiastic teacher, Mr Somarajan wants his students to excel in academics and to grow as creative and constructive leaders.
He is a dynamic and charismatic member of the faculty in the department of Social Studies. Mr Madhwal has 25 years of teaching experience with 22 years of service at The Scindia School. Mr Madhwal has a Master’s degree in History and has also done B.Ed.
A true Public Schoolmaster he has taken part in cycling expeditions, sports and other co-curricular activities. A person of diverse interests, his hobbies include gardening, listening to music, folk dance and playing drums.
As a person who derives his motivation from the students, Mr Madhwal wishes to see The Scindia School at the pinnacle of glory in all fields. He has been consistently working towards this end and perfectionism can be felt in everything that he undertakes be it the stupendous Board results of his students or the outstanding performance by his mentees in sports and co curriculars.
He joined the Department of Psychology at The Scindia School in 2007. He has previously worked in the Air force school, Gwalior, and taught as visiting faculty in Jiwaji University, Gwalior.
A post-graduate in Psychology, Mr Singh has qualified for the NET exam conducted by UGC. He has been awarded a letter of appreciation from the HRD Ministry, Government of India, for his exemplary performance in the CBSE Class 12 results (Psychology).
Like a true public-school teacher, he has lent his expertise in different areas like career counselling, pastoral care (House Master) and as Master-in-charge of hockey, Inquisitive Society, and film making. Mr Singh likes to interact with students at different levels, for he believes this helps to forge a strong bond between the teachers and students in a residential school. The dialogue also helps the students to express their problems easily. His other interests are reading, quizzing, playing sports (squash, cricket, swimming, hockey), music, etc.
He believes that students of The Scindia School are like clay that can be moulded very easily. He also feels that the school provides an excellent atmosphere for students to thrive in the present competitive world.
He is a faculty of Social Science, joined The Scindia School in April, 2016 as a Geography teacher. Mr. Bainipal has a Master’s degree in Geography. He has 15 years of experience in teaching Geography and Mathematics. Being a science graduate, Mr. Bainipal has trained students in mathematical aptitude and reasoning as well. He has mentored students for various academic projects which have been acknowledged at the state and national level. Apart from academics, he is a keen sportsperson who has played Cricket, basketball and volleyball at university level. His other non academic passions are participating in trekking, wild life and other adventurous activities.
He believes that every child is unique and accordingly adopts various teaching methodologies as per every child’s need.
Mrs. Manisha Singh, faculty of Social Science, joined The Scindia School in October 2016. She has a Master’s degree in Economics and Bachelor’s degree in English and History. She has also done her B.Ed. Ms Singh has been in the teaching profession for 13 years in various institutes. Her students have excelled in Economics and Social Science under her mentorship as an educator. She worked as the Academic Coordinator at Sarti International School Gwalior. Her hobbies include listening to music, craftwork and dance. Apart from academics, she has trained her students in dance and craft also.
Her belief is, each child is unique and must be given personalised guidance through real life examples.
A passionate teacher, she has done her Bachelor of Arts and B.Ed from the prestigious University of Delhi. Ms Pawar has the experience of teaching national and international curricula. As a teacher in the Social Science Department, she wants to add value by providing experiential learning to her pupils. She firmly believes that Social Science Department can facilitate in creating cognizant and conscientious global citizens.