We are very excited to announce another fantastic Subject Expert Teacher to our team at BASIS Independent Silicon Valley Lower School! Ms. Pragya Bhatnagar will be joining our teaching faculty for the 2022-2023 school year as an Engineering Subject Expert Teacher.
Ms. Bhatnagar joins us with a variety of Engineering experiences – both in and out of the classroom. In addition to her time working in the field, Ms. Bhatnagar has spent the last several years developing STEAM programs in several different schools throughout her local school district.
Our Head of School, Ms. Brooklynn Titus, had a chance to meet with Ms. Bhatnagar and is excited to help all our new families get to know her!
Congratulations, on being a founding faculty member at BASIS Independent Silicon Valley Lower School! What are you most looking forward to in this new position?
important at the end of each experience is not the success or failure of the project but the journey and critical thinking skills learned on the way. At the core of my philosophy is the idea that it's ok to fail, then learn from it and try again. Not to mention that I look forward to the students having a blast which helps them learn and retain knowledge for longer.
The VEX IQ Challenge judges said our team won the award due to "an effective and efficient design process. As well as their ability to articulate their design process, decision making processes, and meticulously track and record design changes."
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