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Robin Sharma

Games For Learning, Mathematics Education, Curriculum Design, Educational Research

 

Education

 

Ph.D. Learning Sciences

SEP 2020 - PRESENT

McGill University | Montreal, Canada

M.Sc. Mathematics Education

2015 - 2017

University of Delhi and Jamia Millia Islamia | New Delhi, India

B.Sc. (Honours) Mathematics

2012 – 2015

University of Delhi | New Delhi, India

 

Professional Engagements

 

Gaming Curriculum Developer

SEP 2017 - AUG 2020 | 3 years

UNESCO Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Education for Peace and Sustainable Development (MGIEP) | New Delhi, India

Curriculum Developer cum Mathematics Teacher

JUNE 2017 – SEP 2017 | 4 months

Apeejay School, Sheikh Sarai | New Delhi, India

Research Intern, Human Resource Development

JUN 2016 – SEP 2016 | 3 months

National Institutions for Transforming India (NITI) Aayog, Government of India | New Delhi, India

Volunteer Teacher (Weekends) & Centre Coordinator

SEP 2015 – AUG 2017 | 2 years

Bhumi (NGO) | New Delhi, India

Mathematics Teacher (Part Time)

APR 2012 – MAR 2016 | 4 years

Clearpath Network Infotech | New Delhi, India

 

Honors and Awards

 

Graduate Excellence Fellowship | Educational & Counselling Psychology, McGill University

SEP 2020

For overall leadership, research, and academic excellence. (Value: 55,000 CAD)

Junior Research Fellowship (Education) | University Grants Commission of India

JUN 2019

For securing 99.98 percentile in the National Eligibility Test amongst 35 thousand candidates.

University Gold Medal | University of Delhi

NOV 2018

For leading academic performance in M.Sc. Mathematics Education 2015-17.

Bhumi Earth Award | Bhumi (NGO)

AUG 2018

For demonstrating regularity, leading efforts to design hands-on learning tools and organize annual learning fests for 50-60 children from various shelter homes associated with Bhumi.

Best Outgoing Student Award, Batch of 2012 | Ramjas School Pusa Road

MAR 2012

For excellent all-round achievement during school years.

Regularity in Attendance Award | Ramjas School Pusa Road

OCT 2011

For 100% school attendance over six consecutive years.

 

Certifications and Test Scores

 

Understanding Open Educational Resources

JUN 2020

Commonwealth of Learning

Test of English as a Foreign Language, internet Based Test, 112

SEP 2019

Educational Testing Service

Graduate Record Examination General Test, Reasoning: 319, Analytical Writing: 4.5

AUG 2019

Educational Testing Service

Training on Ethics

DEC 2017

UNESCO

Introduction to R

OCT 2017

Datacamp

Diploma in Educational Psychology

JUL 2017

alison.com

National Eligibility Test Qualified (Education)

JAN 2017

University Grants Commission of India

Introduction to MATLAB

OCT 2016

University of Delhi Computer Centre

Statistical Package for Social Sciences

JUN 2016

University of Delhi Computer Centre

 

Workshops Facilitated

 

Introduction to GeoGebra

AUG 2020

Facilitated a three-day, online 'training the trainers' workshop for 26, in-service, PGT mathematics teachers on GeoGebra | Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti, Noida, India.

Introduction to GeoGebra

JUL 2020

Facilitated a three-day, online 'training the trainers' workshop for 24, in-service, PGT mathematics teachers on GeoGebra | Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti, Noida, India.

Training on GeoGebra

SEP 2019

Facilitated a two-day training workshops for 32 in-service mathematics teachers on GeoGebra | Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti, Noida, India.

Training on GeoGebra

AUG 2019

Facilitated a one-day training workshops for 20 pre-service mathematics teachers on GeoGebra | University of Delhi, New Delhi, India.

CoDesign Workshop Series

JUN 2019

Co-facilitated 4 ‘digital games-based course design workshops’ with a total of 140 school students | UNESCO MGIEP, New Delhi, India.

Cantor's World: Training the Trainers

JUL 2018

Co-facilitated a training workshop with 8 university professors from 6 countries on using Cantor’s World in classrooms | UNESCO MGIEP, New Delhi, India.

 

Skills

 

Technical

CorelDRAW | SPSS | GeoGebra | LaTeX | Maxima | Unity | MATLAB | Mathematica | Basic Programming | Web Design

Academic

Curriculum Development | Instructional Design | Educational Research | Teaching | Mathematics Education

Professional

Self-Motivated | Self-Aware | Responsible | Adaptable

 

©2020 by Robin Sharma.