Giving a voice to the neglected field of special education
Apra Mathur is an experienced special education teacher with a history of working in the field of special education management. She specialises in managing children with various disabilities. As a special educator, she has designed several Individualised Education Programmes (IEPs), which can be customised as per case specific needs.
After finishing her graduation in Psychology (Hons) from Delhi University, she went on to complete her masters in (psychology) and has a diploma from Rehabilitation Centre of India (RCI) in the field of Special Education and teaching individuals with mental retardation.
She is also an accomplished singer and was trained at Gandharva Mahavidyalaya in New Delhi.
Apra mostly writes about special kids and how they react to normal situations. Through her articles, she tries to bring light to special kids and their conditions, which are often neglected. She justifies them with statistics and data.
Her articles give an insight into the characteristics of special kids, and takes us through stories of different kids to make the readers understand about their condition better. She also brings out the solution in terms of what to do if a child has a particular special condition.