Komal Modi Komal Modi

Komal Modi

IBMYP Co-Coordinator, TCTE Coordinator, IBMYP Faculty, Teacher Trainer

Komal has been an educator at Mahatma Gandhi International School (MGIS) since June 2013, enriching the educational landscape with her years of dedicated service. Holding a postgraduate degree in Plant Physiology and Biochemistry from St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai, and a Bachelor’s in Education from Bombay Teachers’ Training College, she brings a depth of knowledge and pedagogical skill to her varied roles.

Her expertise extends across teaching students from grades 5 to 12, initiating MYP sciences, and being a Personal Project supervisor. In her current capacities as Lower Secondary Cambridge Coordinator and Coordinator for the Tara Center for Technical Education (TCTE), Komal is instrumental in driving educational excellence and fostering innovation.

Beyond classroom teaching, Komal has significantly contributed to mentoring new educators, curriculum development, and planning interdisciplinary projects. Since 2020, she has been a key member of the core group of teacher trainers at MGIS, delivering experiential learning workshops to educators nationwide. Her tenure at MGIS has been marked by enriching experiences, notably the café project with sixth graders, among others involving city exploration that culminated in creating diaries and board games about Ahmedabad’s heritage. These projects not only enhanced learning but also emphasized life skills, making them memorable for both Komal and her students. Her journey reflects a commitment to shaping a vibrant educational experience, characterized by creativity and lifelong learning.