In a momentous occasion that celebrates dedication to the field of special education, Monica Godbole Yashod, a renowned Remedial Educator and Therapist, was conferred with an Honorary Doctorate Award from Mount Elbert Central University. This prestigious recognition is a testament to Monica’s unwavering commitment to empowering children with learning challenges and transforming their lives.
A Lifelong Commitment to Empower Special Children
Monica Godbole Yashod’s remarkable journey spans over 25 years of dedicated teaching in the realm of special education in Nashik, Maharashtra. She is a visionary educator who has played an instrumental role in reshaping the lives of children grappling with learning challenges such as dyslexia, autism, slow learning, and ADHD.
Monica’s profound commitment led to the establishment of the “Rising Child Development and Learning Centre,” a haven of hope for children who often struggle to find acceptance in traditional educational settings. To date, more than 2000 children have benefited from the center and are excelling in their lives.
Championing Inclusive Education
Monica’s mission was catalyzed by her vision of an inclusive education system where special children are nurtured to become self-reliant contributors to society. The Rising Child Development and Learning Centre stands as a testament to this commitment, offering tailored education that addresses the unique needs of every child under Monica’s expert guidance.
Tailoring Teaching Methodologies for Individual Needs
Monica’s expertise lies in tailoring teaching methodologies to cater to individual needs. Her center employs a holistic approach, leveraging personalized techniques, skill development, and therapies to empower children with autism, dyslexia, ADHD, and slow learning. Through her center’s guidance, challenges morph into strengths, creating a platform for growth.
Awards and Recognitions
Monica’s passion and pioneering work have garnered a string of prestigious awards, showcasing her outstanding contribution to the field. Some of the notable recognitions include:
2010: Acknowledged as the Head Remedial Educator by Milestone Development Centre.
2019: Honored with Rashtriya Samaj Ratna Puraskar and Samatha Ratna by Bahudeshiya Sanshtha Nashik for her exceptional dedication to education.
2019: Presented with Rashtriya Goda Ratna Puraskar by Bhavana Bahudeshiya Sanshtha for her transformative work with dyslexia and autistic students.
2021-2022: Graced with esteemed accolades like Akhil Bharatiya Patrakar Sangh, Rashtriya Seva and Karya Gaurav Puraskar, Swayam Siddh Rashtriya Puraskar.
2022: Recognized with Mvla Bharat Jyoti Pratibha Samman Achievers Award.
2023: The pinnacle of recognition arrived with the Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Award from Oasis World Record.
2023: Honored as Women Educationist and Child Activist in Child Development by MTTV Global Icon.
2023: Certificate of London Book of World Records for the category of Educationist Remedial Educator Nashik, Maharashtra.
A Legacy of Transformed Lives
Monica Godbole Yashod’s legacy extends far beyond awards; it is etched in the transformed lives of the children she has touched. Her journey embodies the belief that with the right support and guidance, every child has the potential to flourish. Monica continues to be a beacon of hope for special children and a true inspiration to educators worldwide.
As she receives this prestigious Honorary Doctorate Award from Mount Elbert Central University, Monica Godbole Yashod’s dedication to special education and her tireless efforts to empower children serve as a beacon of hope and inspiration for all. Her legacy will undoubtedly continue to impact generations to come.