Mrs. Nirmali Wickremesinghe – Consultant to the Gateway Group of Schools
Mrs. Nirmali Wickremesinghe serves as Consultant to the Gateway Group of Schools. She ensures holistic all-round learning to every student at Gateway by working closely with Heads of Schools and inspiring teachers with innovative ideas.
Mrs. Wickramasinghe counts 40 years of experience in education from Government, Private and International Schools here and abroad. In December 2013, she retired from Ladies College following a successful tenure as Principal. The ten years she served at Ladies College is considered to be a dynamic and creative period of extraordinary growth. Prior to serving Ladies College, she served as the Deputy Principal of Bishops College and the Head of the teacher training unit of the British School of Colombo.
Mrs. Wickremesinghe is known to be a creative educator who relates well to children and one who enjoys being with them. She is totally child centered and is committed to the shift from teacher centered teaching to student centered learning. Mrs. Wickremesinghe holds a degree in Biological Science from the University of Kelaniya, a teachers Diploma from Trinity College London (ATCL), a Diploma in Primary Education and a Certificate in Counseling