Education- M.A. in Elementary Education (TISS), BA in Political Science, Diploma in Teacher Education
Vinayak holds experience in diverse range of educational activities with Children. He has been a caretaker and a mentor for students at an Orphan School at Vidyarthi Vikas Kendra, Kolhapur in 2010-11. Later, he was a Fellow at Jnana Prabodhini, Pune where he was involved in development of Teaching and learning aids in mathematics for primary school children. He was also a resource person of In-service Teacher Training Program for primary school teachers from Maharashtra during the period. In the year 2012-13, he was a Fellow at Gyan Setu, Pune and worked as a Project trainer of learning science through “Hands on Activity” for the children from developmentally challenged states such as Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Chhattisgarh, Jammu And Kashmir. Simultaneously, he was a Facilitator at Educational Activity Center, Pune and involved in workshops such as Personality Development, Creative Thinking, Self-learning and reading skill, 3D model making, etc. for Children. He is presently working with ‘Apni Shala’ as a ‘Programme Catalyst’ and takes life skills sessions for children in Schools in Mumbai. Through such a diverse experience of working with children he has build excellent ability in understanding children and skills of working in a child-centered manner.