Ms. Ekta Rana is committed to educating students, colleagues, families and the community through establishing strong connections. She has been an educator since the last 17 years and is in her 15th year of teaching at Ullens School. Ekta has participated in various leadership training which has enabled her to demonstrate best practice leadership skills, traits, and styles. She has been serving as a professional development mentor, presenting workshops for teachers, providing instructional support and establishing the norms of collegiality, collaboration, and continuous professional development in the school. Her intent is to create academically engaging learning experiences through an environment that fosters curiosity, creativity, and compassion. In addition, she is a member of the curriculum development committee and has supported curriculum development and enrichment relevant to the needs of the school. Obtaining her Masters of Science in Education (MS.Ed) from Bank Street Graduate School of Education, New York in addition to a Masters degree in Sociology from Tribhuvan University, she is committed to improving learning and school culture as an instructional leader and advocate, as the Vice-Principal of Academics.