Teacher Success Stories

Suraasa Teachers have experienced everything, be it getting better job opportunities, faster promotions, or joy at work! See what they have to say about us.
Amira Shah Murad

Amira Shah Murad

Educator, StudioLab

"During my summer internship, I received a job offer letter with a 200% salary hike."

Before

I used to teach in fixed traditional format, giving very less priority to engagement in my classroom.

After

Now, I make my lessons more interactive and conduct different types of activities which cater to the different learning styles of students.

Neha Choudhry

Neha Choudhry

Special Need Educator

"I achieved my goal of getting a Special Educator job in the USA."

Before

I was looking to become a Special Educator in the USA.

After

I have been with Suraasa for the past 2 years now. With the help of wonderful mentors, I upgraded and implemented my knowledge of learning and teaching as a 21st century teacher. And I achieved my goal of getting a job in the USA.

Noor Nazia

Noor Nazia

Teacher, Credence High School

"I am super proud to be a Suraasa learner. You are doing a fantastic job by providing a platfrom to upskill a teacher's profession. Thank you for appreciating opur efforts and honouring us."

Before

After

Hanan Elhaj

Hanan Elhaj

PgCTL Learner (Batch 17)

"I have been offered a new job and thanks to Suraasa I got in!"

Before

After

Dhanya Geethanali Sasidharan

Dhanya Geethanali Sasidharan

PgCTL Learner (Batch 17)

"I have been offered a position at Gems Modern Academy, Kochi, India. I will be joining as the Leader of Key Stage 4 and 5 and also as the Coordinator of STEAM. It's the PgCTL course that has enabled me to acquire this leadership position."

Before

After

Jigna Bakhda

Jigna Bakhda

PgCTL Learner (Batch 15)

"I have been offered an HLTA position at the Aquila School. Thank you Suraasa for supporting me in attaining my teaching license."

Before

After

Saima Afroz

Saima Afroz

Chemistry Teacher, Ministry of Education

"I have received appreciation certificates from the Emirates Chemical Society."

Before

I had no idea of how to look for good teaching jobs in the UAE.

After

PgCTL from Suraasa played an important role in getting me a job in the Ministry of Education as a Secretary Teacher.

Rekha Joly

Rekha Joly

Teacher, Camp K12

"I have revamped my teaching style through my learnings from Suraasa."

Before

I didn't understand that we needed to exchange a dialogue with the students when giving them a feedback.

After

I started implementing all my learnings from Suraasa in my classroom and was able to make my classroom more interactive, fun and student-friendly.

Deepthi Prasanth

Deepthi Prasanth

Teaching Assistant, Gems Legacy School

"I just joined Gems Legacy School as a Teaching Assistant. Thank you Suraasa for all your support and guidance."

Before

After

Reena Ramesh

Reena Ramesh

Primary Teacher, St. Josephs Academy

"I received many positive comments and messages from my students' parents."

Before

I wanted to improve in terms of educational skill-set and better ways to engage my students in my classroom.

After

With the help of Suraasa, I efficiently deliver online teaching lessons and evaluate students better using technology.

Usaid Mohammed Baig

Usaid Mohammed Baig

Instructor, Equall

"I transformed from being passionate to being someone who also knows how to teach well."

Before

I was only passionate about teaching but lacked the abilities to teach and create impact in the lives of students.

After

After joining Suraasa, I channelised my passion and energy to create impact in my students' lives by learning practical skills and knowledge to teach efficiently and effectively.

Ethel Sojo

Ethel Sojo

Head of Department

"I was promoted to the Head of Department in my school, which made me an incharge of 17 teachers."

Before

I was a grade-2 teacher with linear growth.

After

I became a Team Leader once and Teacher of the Month twice. I also saw a positive curve in my growth.

Amira Shah Murad

Amira Shah Murad

Educator, StudioLab

"During my summer internship, I received a job offer letter with a 200% salary hike."

Before

I used to teach in fixed traditional format, giving very less priority to engagement in my classroom.

After

Now, I make my lessons more interactive and conduct different types of activities which cater to the different learning styles of students.

Amala R

Amala R

Assistant Professor, Nagarjuna college of engineering and technology

"I believe that Suraasa has given me wings to fly higher in my teaching career."

Before

I was lacking the ability and skills to become a successful teacher.

After

I learned many pedagogical skills, assessment and evaluation techniques and finally landed in a job as an assistant professor.

Saratha

Saratha

Elementary STEM Teacher, Kalamazoo Public School

"I got placed in Kalamazoo Public School in the USA even before completing my PgCTL."

Before

I was new to teaching and needed a lot of confidence as well as resources to pursue my teaching career.

After

After enrolling in PgCTL, I have started to believe in myself as a teacher and use the various teaching resources to improve my skills.

Chaitra R

Chaitra R

MYB Design Teacher, Sreenidhi International School, Hyderabad

"I'm half way in my course and I recently got a job as an MYB Design teacher in a reputed IB school."

Before

I was a fresher and needed immense confidence to start my teaching career.

After

I was able to clear my interview because of the knowledge and skills acquired by Suraasa. The mentors here provided me the insights into the teaching world.

Ruchi

Ruchi

PgCTL Learner (Batch 32)

"Suraasa has made me fall in love with teaching, so much that I enjoy every bit of it."

Before

I was not enjoying my wok as an Auditor. I was looking for growth and opportunities.

After

Joining Suraasa was the best decision. It made me fall in love with teaching, so much that I enjoy every bit of it.

Ms. Seema

Ms. Seema

Aspiring Teacher & Suraasa Learner

“I am better organized now and implement everything I learnt in PgCTL.”

Before

I wanted to bring change to life and facilitate learning to my learners.

After

I can now create more engaging and well-organized lesson plans.

Ms. Noushiba

Ms. Noushiba

Aspiring teacher and Suraasa Learner

“I gained motivation and confidence with skills.”

Before

I loved being a part of activities but lacked confidence when it came to action.

After

I have learned to stay self motivated and my readiness level to accept any challenge has increased.

Ms. Boniswa

Ms. Boniswa

English Teacher

“I got 2 job offers and learnt strategic presentation and skills”

Before

A very strong passion to teach was there but the skill was lacking.

After

The course helped me think more strategically and implement new ideas that have made such a huge difference in the performance of my learners.

Ms. Zeinab

Ms. Zeinab

Visual Art Coordinator

“I got 4 interviews and 2 job offers within 9 months”

Before

I was struggling in shifting from an interior designer to a teacher.

After

I got 4 interviews and cracked 2 out of them. I am now able to put lessons together and run effective online learning.

Ms. Jigna

Ms. Jigna

Teacher in a British Curriculum School

“I got my dream job and gained self confidence”

Before

I was a qualified optician in the UK before and was actively pursuing a teaching opportunity in one of the best Schools in Dubai.

After

I bagged my dream job because of PgCTL and gained renewed self confidence, a drive of motivation and a fresh outlook.

Ms. Zainab

Ms. Zainab

Teacher in a British Curriculum School

“I got my first job in the UAE and excelled”

Before

I was struggling when I came to UAE and applied to several schools but in vain.

After

Still being a student at Suraasa I'm already employed.

Dhanya Geethanali Sasidharan

Dhanya Geethanali Sasidharan

PgCTL Learner (Batch 17)

"I have been offered a position at Gems Modern Academy, Kochi, India. I will be joining as the Leader of Key Stage 4 and 5 and also as the Coordinator of STEAM. It's the PgCTL course that has enabled me to acquire this leadership position."

Before

After

Saima Afroz

Saima Afroz

Chemistry Teacher, Ministry of Education

"I have received appreciation certificates from the Emirates Chemical Society."

Before

I had no idea of how to look for good teaching jobs in the UAE.

After

PgCTL from Suraasa played an important role in getting me a job in the Ministry of Education as a Secretary Teacher.

Ethel Sojo

Ethel Sojo

Head of Department

"I was promoted to the Head of Department in my school, which made me an incharge of 17 teachers."

Before

I was a grade-2 teacher with linear growth.

After

I became a Team Leader once and Teacher of the Month twice. I also saw a positive curve in my growth.

Shaikh Abdulla

Shaikh Abdulla

Lean Lab Technician

"I was promoted to the Lead Science Technician within just 2 months of joining Suraasa"

Before

I was looking for upskilling opportunities to get into leadership roles as a teacher.

After

I was promoted to the Lead Science Technician within just 2 months of joining and was also awarded the Bravest Teacher Trophy within a month.

Vertika Mishra

Vertika Mishra

Headmistress - NKG School, Karanja

"I was successfully promoted from Teacher to The Headmistress within a short span of time"

Before

To be a leader, I needed to work on my confidence and my skills.

After

I was successfully promoted from Teacher to The Headmistress within a short span of time and I achieved an incredible career growth.

Noor Nazia

Noor Nazia

Teacher, Credence High School

"My class was awarded as the Star Class and I was awarded as the Star Teacher at my school."

Before

I was looking to learn something new and upskill for my professional growth as a teacher.

After

PgCTL impacted my teaching and learning. I cannot imagine the transition I see in myself as a teacher and the growth in my profession.

Tulsi Dutta

Tulsi Dutta

Pre-primary Teacher

"I was recently offered a teaching job with almost 50% salary hike."

Before

I was not satisfied with my job as a teacher and wanted to upskill.

After

Suraasa satisfied my thirst of learning and helped me get a job at a reputed school.

Ola Khalil

Ola Khalil

English Teacher

"I am promised to get an increment soon after I finish PgCTL. "

Before

I was looking for Professional Development to expand my knowledge and skills in teaching.

After

I as well as my lead teacher have evidently seen a lot of positive changes in my teaching styles and methods.

Amala R

Amala R

Assistant Professor, Nagarjuna college of engineering and technology

"I believe that Suraasa has given me wings to fly higher in my teaching career."

Before

I was lacking the ability and skills to become a successful teacher.

After

I learned many pedagogical skills, assessment and evaluation techniques and finally landed in a job as an assistant professor.

Amzad Khan

Amzad Khan

PgCTL Learner (Batch 39)

"I got promoted to the 2nd Incharge of the school with a 40% increment in my salary."

Before

I was a Math teacher with no career growth.

After

I became co-ordinator and incharge in the same school with a good salary hike.

Masooma Raza

Masooma Raza

PgCTL Learner (Batch 9)

"I got two promotions during the course of one year! I am now the KG Coordinator and the Science Head for the Elementary Department of my school. This is only because of the confidence and new perspective that PgCTL has given me."

Before

After

Fatima Wasim

Fatima Wasim

Teacher, Humanities Department, Cambridge International School

"I was awarded the Microsoft Innovative Educator Expert recognition certificate. I also qualified for the teaching license in Dubai."

Before

I was using traditional methods of teaching. I was also lacking knowledge about different modern tools and techniques.

After

Now, I've become a modern and a better teacher. I started applying modern tools and techniques of teaching which I've learnt in Suraasa.

Neha Choudhry

Neha Choudhry

Special Need Educator

"I achieved my goal of getting a Special Educator job in the USA."

Before

I was looking to become a Special Educator in the USA.

After

I have been with Suraasa for the past 2 years now. With the help of wonderful mentors, I upgraded and implemented my knowledge of learning and teaching as a 21st century teacher. And I achieved my goal of getting a job in the USA.

Deepthi Prasanth

Deepthi Prasanth

Teaching Assistant, Gems Legacy School

"I just joined Gems Legacy School as a Teaching Assistant. Thank you Suraasa for all your support and guidance."

Before

After

Reena Ramesh

Reena Ramesh

Primary Teacher and Special Educator, St. Josephs Academy

"With Suraasa's Boosting Employability, I aced 2 interviews and finally fetched my dream job in the US."

Before

I am a passionate educator who wished to use new approaches to enhance my students' learning.

After

I felt this was one course that fits all approaches. When I completed the 4th module, I started getting job offers in Dubai and India. I also got 4 job interviews in US and with Suraasa's help, I aced 2 interviews. I finally fetched my dream job.

Komal Mule

Komal Mule

Computer Teacher, Vocational College, UAE

"I got an employment opportunity in Vocational College in the UAE."

Before

I was unaware about the different teaching styles and methods. I only knew how to teach using blackboards and power-point presentations.

After

I can see a lot of difference in my teaching methodologies after I enrolled in Suraasa.

Saratha

Saratha

Elementary STEM Teacher, Kalamazoo Public School

"I got placed in Kalamazoo Public School in the USA even before completing my PgCTL."

Before

I was new to teaching and needed a lot of confidence as well as resources to pursue my teaching career.

After

After enrolling in PgCTL, I have started to believe in myself as a teacher and use the various teaching resources to improve my skills.

Jeslin John

Jeslin John

Teacher Assistant, The City International School

"I landed in a job in the UAE even before I completed my course."

Before

I was struggling to find a teaching job in the UAE.

After

Suraasa team shared my profile with good schools in the UAE and I landed in a job even before I completed my course.

Nadiya Nayaz

Nadiya Nayaz

PgCTL Learner (Batch 39)

"I was able to pursue my dream of teaching in Dubai with Suraasa's mentorship."

Before

Despite being a passionate teacher, I reached to a level where I was not enjoying my work. I was looking for growth and opportunities.

After

Suraasa made me eligible to teach abroad and made me fall in love with teaching again.

Ms. Nishat

Ms. Nishat

Business Teacher in a British Curriculum School"

“I got a job offer within 2 months in a new country”

Before

I moved to Dubai and was looking for a career progression. I was looking for a platform that would increase my employability.

After

The concepts I learned have helped me immensely in improving my teaching and settle in my new environment

Ms. Sruthi

Ms. Sruthi

Secondary Mathematics Teacher in a British Curriculum School

“I got a new job and a 50% increment”

Before

I was working as a Support Teacher.

After

I got a new job and a 50% increment in my salary.

Ms. Jigna

Ms. Jigna

Teacher in a British Curriculum School

“I got my dream job and gained self confidence”

Before

I was a qualified optician in the UK before and was actively pursuing a teaching opportunity in one of the best Schools in Dubai.

After

I bagged my dream job because of PgCTL and gained renewed self confidence, a drive of motivation and a fresh outlook.

Ms. Zainab

Ms. Zainab

Teacher in a British Curriculum School

“I got my first job in the UAE and excelled”

Before

I was struggling when I came to UAE and applied to several schools but in vain.

After

Still being a student at Suraasa I'm already employed.

Tulsi Dutta

Tulsi Dutta

Pre-primary Teacher

"I was recently offered a teaching job with almost 50% salary hike."

Before

I was not satisfied with my job as a teacher and wanted to upskill.

After

Suraasa satisfied my thirst of learning and helped me get a job at a reputed school.

Mounica Chowdhary

Mounica Chowdhary

Teacher, Montessori International School

"I am making the best use of my learnings from Suraasa."

Before

I was looking for upskilling opportunities as a teacher.

After

I learned Lesson Planning strategies and tools and started seeing increase in student participation in my classroom.

Neeru

Neeru

PgCTL Learner (Batch 37)

"I am now more confident as a teacher and I cater to my students' needs better."

Before

I did not know how much of an important role 'content' played in teaching.

After

I found changes in my teaching content and personality. I learned different and latest skills and teaching methodologies.

Ola Khalil

Ola Khalil

English Teacher

"I am promised to get an increment soon after I finish PgCTL. "

Before

I was looking for Professional Development to expand my knowledge and skills in teaching.

After

I as well as my lead teacher have evidently seen a lot of positive changes in my teaching styles and methods.

Chandni Sharma

Chandni Sharma

IB DP L & L Facilitator and CAS advisor

"I am transforming lives of children with special needs through my learnings from Suraasa."

Before

I had a difficulty in managing a few rebellious students in my classroom.

After

I learned about the children's bilogical need for emotional cooperation. The improvement in my children's acdemic indulgence is apparent.

Amala R

Amala R

Assistant Professor, Nagarjuna college of engineering and technology

"I believe that Suraasa has given me wings to fly higher in my teaching career."

Before

I was lacking the ability and skills to become a successful teacher.

After

I learned many pedagogical skills, assessment and evaluation techniques and finally landed in a job as an assistant professor.

Aiswarya Das

Aiswarya Das

PgCTL Learner (Batch 40)

"I came to know about Suraasa from one of their YouTube videos. The amazing testimonials from other taechers enouraged me to enrol for the PgCTL course. I am learning a lot here and looking forward to getting a tecahing job offer in Dubai soon. Thank you for all the guidance and support."

Before

After

Marya Javed

Marya Javed

PgCTL Learner (Batch 16)

"I cleared my pedagogy test with flying colours. All thanks to Suraasa. Special mention to the outstanding support I got from their team throughout my learning journey."

Before

After

Sivasundari

Sivasundari

PgCTL Learner (Batch 34)

"I could see the difference in my students within a month of joining Suraasa."

Before

Living in a remote area, and nobody from my family in my profession, I had no guidance but I wanted to improve my teaching skills and keep learning.

After

After a month of enrolling in Suraasa, I could see the difference in my classroom, the happiness on my students' faces and how they enjoyed my sessions.

Mohammed Sabith

Mohammed Sabith

PgCTL Learner (Batch 39)

"I created impacts in lives of my students through my learnings from Suraasa."

Before

A parent came up to me one day telling me about his son who was in class 9 and wasn't able to learn anything. He didn't even know how to add numbers!

After

By the end of his first semester, he was able to improve tremendously and he is now one of the top 10 students in his class!

Komal Mule

Komal Mule

Computer Teacher, Vocational College, UAE

"I got an employment opportunity in Vocational College in the UAE."

Before

I was unaware about the different teaching styles and methods. I only knew how to teach using blackboards and power-point presentations.

After

I can see a lot of difference in my teaching methodologies after I enrolled in Suraasa.

Amzad Khan

Amzad Khan

PgCTL Learner (Batch 39)

"I got promoted to the 2nd Incharge of the school with a 40% increment in my salary."

Before

I was a Math teacher with no career growth.

After

I became co-ordinator and incharge in the same school with a good salary hike.

Neha Choudhry

Neha Choudhry

Special Need Educator

"I achieved my goal of getting a Special Educator job in the USA."

Before

I was looking to become a Special Educator in the USA.

After

I have been with Suraasa for the past 2 years now. With the help of wonderful mentors, I upgraded and implemented my knowledge of learning and teaching as a 21st century teacher. And I achieved my goal of getting a job in the USA.

Hanan Elhaj

Hanan Elhaj

PgCTL Learner (Batch 17)

"I have been offered a new job and thanks to Suraasa I got in!"

Before

After

Dhanya Geethanali Sasidharan

Dhanya Geethanali Sasidharan

PgCTL Learner (Batch 17)

"I have been offered a position at Gems Modern Academy, Kochi, India. I will be joining as the Leader of Key Stage 4 and 5 and also as the Coordinator of STEAM. It's the PgCTL course that has enabled me to acquire this leadership position."

Before

After

Rekha Joly

Rekha Joly

Teacher, Camp K12

"I have revamped my teaching style through my learnings from Suraasa."

Before

I didn't understand that we needed to exchange a dialogue with the students when giving them a feedback.

After

I started implementing all my learnings from Suraasa in my classroom and was able to make my classroom more interactive, fun and student-friendly.

Usaid Mohammed Baig

Usaid Mohammed Baig

Instructor, Equall

"I transformed from being passionate to being someone who also knows how to teach well."

Before

I was only passionate about teaching but lacked the abilities to teach and create impact in the lives of students.

After

After joining Suraasa, I channelised my passion and energy to create impact in my students' lives by learning practical skills and knowledge to teach efficiently and effectively.

Reena Ramesh

Reena Ramesh

Primary Teacher and Special Educator, St. Josephs Academy

"With Suraasa's Boosting Employability, I aced 2 interviews and finally fetched my dream job in the US."

Before

I am a passionate educator who wished to use new approaches to enhance my students' learning.

After

I felt this was one course that fits all approaches. When I completed the 4th module, I started getting job offers in Dubai and India. I also got 4 job interviews in US and with Suraasa's help, I aced 2 interviews. I finally fetched my dream job.

Tulsi Dutta

Tulsi Dutta

Pre-primary Teacher

"I was recently offered a teaching job with almost 50% salary hike."

Before

I was not satisfied with my job as a teacher and wanted to upskill.

After

Suraasa satisfied my thirst of learning and helped me get a job at a reputed school.

Saratha Ramanathan

Saratha Ramanathan

PgCTL Learner (Batch 32)

"I got a job offer from Kalamazoo Public Schools for the position of Elementary teacher STEM with an annual salary of $41,927. This was possible only because of Suraasa's PgCTL course."

Before

After

Komal Mule

Komal Mule

Computer Teacher, Vocational College, UAE

"I got an employment opportunity in Vocational College in the UAE."

Before

I was unaware about the different teaching styles and methods. I only knew how to teach using blackboards and power-point presentations.

After

I can see a lot of difference in my teaching methodologies after I enrolled in Suraasa.

Ruchi

Ruchi

PgCTL Learner (Batch 32)

"Suraasa has made me fall in love with teaching, so much that I enjoy every bit of it."

Before

I was not enjoying my wok as an Auditor. I was looking for growth and opportunities.

After

Joining Suraasa was the best decision. It made me fall in love with teaching, so much that I enjoy every bit of it.

Sonu Radheshyam Soni

Sonu Radheshyam Soni

PgCTL Learner (Batch 39)

"The PgCTL by Suraasa helped me land the role of Chemistry teacher (Gr 8-10) at Al Ain Junior Group of Schools for IGCSE. I thank each and everyone at Suraasa for their guidance and support at each stage during my learning."

Before

After

Krishna Sachdeva

Krishna Sachdeva

PgCTL Learner (Batch 24)

"The PgCTL course by Suraasa helped me get a job at Candor International School as IGCSE myp and high school computer science teacher. I am now getting a salary of 38K per month along with benefits like medical insurance, food and travel allowance and education for my daughter at a minimal rate. "

Before

After

Ms Humera A.

Ms Humera A.

Principal of a Leading School British Curriculum

"This course will give you the concrete preparation to understand the profession."

Why?

Overall ratings in segments where I had concern have increased because of impact of PgCTL teachers

Dr Frank F.

Dr Frank F.

Principal of a Leading School British Curriculum

“Choose Suraasa we will be happy to hire you”

Why?

I see the positivity & satisfaction in my teachers now

Mr Murphy

Mr Murphy

Principal of a Leading School British Curriculum

“If I receive an application from a teacher who has done PgCTL, I’d 8/10 invite them for an interview”

Why?

Saw immediate change in our classrooms & school

Mr Muhammed A.

Mr Muhammed A.

Principal of a Leading School British Curriculum

“If you want to join our school, I’d definitely recommend teachers to do PgCTL”

Why?

Our school’s rating has improved in over fourteen indicators. In teaching (category), we went from Good to Very Good

Mr. Justin M.

Mr. Justin M.

Principal of a Leading School US Curriculum

“I’d say PgCTL is very relevant and practical”

Why?

In fact, many teachers at our school have done PgCTL

Ms Jaya Bhavnani

Ms Jaya Bhavnani

Founder and Executive Director, Dwight Global School

“This is truly an intensive course. I was so inspired by the positive impact Suraasa has on teachers on their professional as well as personal growth.”

Why?

Ms Varsha Agarwal Rodewal

Ms Varsha Agarwal Rodewal

Secondary School Principal, Ascend International School, Mumbai

“Suraasa is doing some amazing work in the field of upskilling teachers, building creative, driven and compassionate teachers in India & globally.”

Why?