Dr. Dakshayini Kanna

Dr. Dakshayini Kanna

Founder Principal, Harvest International School, Bangalore


Education: B.Sc., M.Sc., M.A (English), M.Phil., Ph.D., B.Ed., MBA (Edu Mgmt.), MPWE (IIMB), PGDGC and IGDGC, B.Ed., Cambridge and IBDP Certifications.

Brief Profile: Dr. Dakshayini Kanna, is a Senior Educationalist and has established many International schools with CBSE, IGCSE/A(Cambridge), IB Curricula and has led these schools successfully. Areas of her expertise are, curriculum development and integration, teacher training, leadership development, affiliations and accreditations of different boards, conducting academic audits.

Dr. Dakshayini has 31 years of experience in the field of education in India and abroad which include teaching, teacher training, counselling, instructional design, leading K-12 institutions and conducting workshops for parents and students on various aspects.

Dr. Dakshayini is an alumnus of IIM Bangalore and she has served as a Director and Consultant of well-known Business Schools. A Gold Medallist from Bangalore University, Dr Dakshayini holds a PhD in Biotechnology and has presented research papers in National Science Congress and has published research papers and articles International Journals and magazines.

Dr. Dakshayini is a Resource Person for CBSE CoE, Chennai and has been conducting training for Principals and Teachers. She has been the Centre Superintendent for National Examinations like NEET / AIPMT and is the Certified State Coordinator for NTA – MHRD, India. She is also the convener of the Kannada Language Committee for CBSE.

Dr. Dakshayini has National and International Awards in the field of Leadership, K-12 Education and Management for her institutions and also for herself. She has been invited as a speaker by television channels and radio shows based on education.