DHANALATHA PALATERU

Head of Teaching and Learning

As the Head of Teaching and Learning at Woodlem Park School, she is dedicated to fostering an environment where both teachers and students excel. With a background in M.Sc. (Botany) and B.Ed, she guides educators to achieve their full potential by ensuring the teaching strategies are innovative, effective, and aligned with the school’s vision and mission. Her responsibilities include mentoring and supporting teachers, monitoring their progress, and providing constructive feedback, all while fostering a culture of continuous improvement and professional growth for both educators and students.

Leading the teaching and learning department, she strives to align our practices with the school’s vision of nurturing independent learners who respect others and love learning. Our mission to provide the best possible learning opportunities in all aspects of education, fostering cooperation and mutual harmony, is central to her leadership approach.

At Woodlem Park School, every student’s development is paramount. Through collaborative efforts, we prepare them to face the challenges and opportunities of the 21st century with confidence and competence.

Her Guiding Principle

“Empowering Educators, Inspiring Students”

This guiding principle embodies her dedication to empowering educators to become their best selves, thereby inspiring students to develop a lifelong love for learning and achieving future success.

She is committed to advancing academic excellence and fostering innovation. She has effectively led teams, implemented integrated curricula, and promoted STEM-oriented instruction, consistently achieving positive outcomes. Her hands-on experience in coordinating educational programs and crafting innovative teaching strategies positions her as a compelling candidate for the Head of Teaching and Learning role. She is dedicated to creating a positive, growth-oriented learning environment and is eager to contribute her expertise to enhance Woodlem Park School’s success.

She has earned a doctorate degree in literature from Banasthali Vidyapith and a Gold medal in master’s degree from Indira Gandhi University. Before joining our team, she has served reputed K-12 CBSE schools in UAE as Senior Headmistress, Head of Assessment, Section Head, Head of the department, Deputy Head, Subject coordinator, Staff Rep etc. She is an expert in overseeing internal-external & Benchmark exams, mentoring awards applicants, and planning curriculum of core & non-core subjects. Her recent experience of senior leadership roles in various disciplines with innovative approach & keen interest in improving education methods with NLP based programs are widely appreciated.

Her vision is to provide each student with necessary skills of life the way they learn best to maximize their capabilities and to produce opportunities for everyone to outshine with their hidden talents and passion. Her mission for curriculum is to have an individual curriculum for every child along with a national curriculum for education to make all-round development possible. 

About Us

Woodlem Park School provides an inspiring and energizing environment that places the happiness of your child at its heart because a happy child is an engaged child, a child fully able to explore the stimulating world of knowledge and ideas that await at our wonderful school.