Assistant Teacher - ELC 101
Shehla Eledroos has been a teacher for toddlers through grade 4 for over 20 plus years in a variety of settings including, a Montessori school, a private religious school, various early learning centers, and as a substitute teacher in Shrewsbury and Marlborough Public schools. She holds a bachelor’s degree in history and political science with a minor in English literature from St. Anne’s College for Women in India. She is Lead Teacher certified through the Department of Early Education and Care. Shehla is fluent in English, Hindi, Urdu, and Telugu with some knowledge of Bengali and Italian. She encourages student learning with hands-on experiences and creative activities consisting of arts, crafts, songs, and fingerplays. An avid believer that “a strong body makes the mind strong,” Shehla incorporates yoga, stretching, and dance into the curriculum. She is passionate about bringing diversity into the classroom by teaching numbers, greetings, and songs in several languages. She is also a board member of organizations such as Westborough Connects, Northborough Community Affairs Committee, and Central Mass Connections in Faith. In her free time, she loves to sing, work in her garden, travel, go on trail walks, and make new friends.