Sumukhi Vaid

Sumukhi Vaid

Sumukhi Vaid

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Applied Developmental Psychology: Social and Emotional Learning amongst teachers, children and community

Sumukhi is a first-year master’s student in Applied Developmental Psychology in Dr. Goldstein’s Social Skills, Imagination, and Theatre Lab. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Commerce from the University of Jammu in India, after which, she changed her course of study to the development sector, wherein, she completed a Post Graduate Diploma in Rural Management from IIHMR University, Jaipur, India. She then served in various positions in non-governmental organisations. Her core domains of work so far have been in adolescent education, child rights and child health and nutrition. This strengthened her interest in exploring the domain of education, and she went on to complete a Master’s in Education from Azim Premji University, Bangalore, India. As part of her course, she explored topics such as ‘Pedagogical Approaches used by Teachers in inculcating Values among children in a Private School’ and ‘Teachers Perception of Social and Emotional Learning in Boys and Girls.’ She wishes to strengthen and explore the domain of social and emotional learning amongst teachers, children and the community. 

Education

Current MA in Applied Developmental Psychology 

MA in Education, Azim Premji University, Bangalore, India 

Post Graduate Diploma in Rural Management, Jaipur, India