Indian Education Show 2013

Prof.(Mrs) Parvin Sinclair
Director, NCERT

Prof. Parvin Sinclair, Director, National Council of Educational Research & Training (NCERT), is a Professor of Mathematics. She has been closely associated with the field of education, especially mathematics education and distance learning, for over two decades. At the Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), Prof. Sinclair also developed, with the help of individuals working in the field, a certificate programme in teaching primary school mathematics – a first class of its kind in the world.

Apart from being a mathematician and educationist, Prof. Sinclair also chairs the Aruna Sinclair Foundation, which sponsors vocational training of mentally challenged female adults.