Ms. Vidhya Madhavan
'Tell me and I forget, teach me and I will remember, but involve me and I will learn'. Vidhya firmly believes that 'Parents and teachers need to work together in harmony. We all have the same goal: to help make our kids 'lives better'.
Vidhya as a special educator believes in seeing the ability when the world sees disability. She facilitates children with various learning difficulties and special needs. She has taught children with a range of behavior and developmental issues in India and in the USA. She holds a Masters's degree in History and Linguistics. Presently pursuing her Ph.D. Research in Cognitive Linguistics. Her other qualifications are certificate courses in NILD, Regent University (USA), various courses from IIT (NPTEL) and in special education. Her career spans from being a part of The Hindu newspaper's NIE program, teaching around 50,000 kids in and around Hyderabad. Trained in the VIBES program in support of challenging students (USA). She has also conducted workshops for top executives of private companies in literacy and numeracy for their social cause initiatives in working with underprivileged schools. She has a flair for teaching Math, Science and Social Studies. Her talent lies in delivering conceptual understanding and enjoying the content. She worked as a special educator and as a coordinator in an international inclusive school for 4 years. Apart from being a voracious reader, she enjoys teaching and interacting with students. For a brief period, she tried her hands on running a successful customized jewelry business and in the process holds an AJP (accredited jewelry professional) certification the Gemological Institute of America.
Ms. Santhana Lakshmi Mohanraj
Ms. Santhana Lakshmi Mohanraj, our Computer Trainer holds a Bachelor degree in Engineering and Masters Degree in Library Science, used to work as a Software Engineer at Infosys. She also used to be one of the members in the Management committee of Vana Vani MHS School. She is a very sincere, honest and a dedicated person who thrives to give her best in all her endeavours. She loves to be with children and feels that special children shower true love and affection without any expectations. Her patience and compassion towards the children has made her very dear to them. She feels happy to be part of this school.
Ms. Sayeedasamira is working as a special educator for past 7 years at Chettinad-Sath Sadhana. She has recently gained much experience in the Skill training group. She is very passionate about working with students. Her personal goal is to make as many students independent and to discover their own capacity.
Ms. Priyanka Ganesan
Priyanka Ganesan, an English graduate with a B.Ed. in Special education ( specialization in ID). She has over 4+ years of experience in the field of special education. Her main goal is to prepare students to be a life-long achievers.
Mr.Kathiravan is part of the Administration team of Chettinad-Sath Sadhana. He has completed his B.COM (Computer Application). He is part of Sath Sadhana for the past 6 years. He enjoys working with the team and is very appreciative of the opportunity with the little bit of interaction he has with students at Sath Sadhana.