WHO ARE WE

OUR VISION

To empower school and students with knowledge, skills, and values to create successful and happy communities.

OUR MISSION

To create an environment to nurture gratitude, acceptance and aspiration to build holistic individual and communities.

OUR CORE VALUE

  • Innovative
  • Inspiring
  • Passionate
  • Versatile
  • Trustworthy
  • Caring

About Eduscan

Eduscan, a prominent educational institution, has been training over 35,000 students since 1994 years in UAE. Recognized as the best holiday camp in Dubai and Sharjah by Edarabia, and listed among the top 10 holiday camps in Dubai by Khaleej Times, Eduscan stands out for its quality programs.


The Leadership, Progressive Academic, & Skills Development trainings at Eduscan are curated by the renowned psychologist, Dr. Alka Kalra, licensed by CDA. Emphasizing the belief that “Leaders are not Born but Made” Eduscan focuses on nurturing each child's uniqueness and potential.


Acknowledging the challenges some students face in traditional academic settings, Eduscan's School of Determination provides a supportive environment for specially-abled students. The aim is to help them excel academically, personally, and socially, fostering independence and value within their communities.


Eduscan's services extend beyond student training to encompass comprehensive Teacher’s training, Psychometric Assessment, IBT training, ABA foundation, and the deployment of highly trained LSAs (Learning Support Assistants) for schools. This holistic approach reflects Eduscan's commitment to empowering both students and educators in their educational journey.

    MEET OUR DIRECTORS

  • Dr. Alka Kalra
  • Mr. Navin Kalra

MEET OUR TEAM

MEET OUR DIRECTORS

Dr.Alka Kalra - Director

Dr. Alka Kalra is a highly educated and experienced psychologist and counselor. Her professional opinions are published from time to time in leading newspapers and are aired on various radio stations. She has been appreciated and awarded various titles including :

  • 'All India Best Cadet Medal' by Prime Minister of India Late Indira Gandhi
  • "Top Indian Achiever Super 100
  • "Woman of the Year" by International Woman Association
  • "Lady of the Year" by Indian Ladies Association
  • "Lioness of the Year" by Lions Club International
  • "All India Best Cadet 'Gold Medal' by Prime Minister of India Late Indira Gandhi

She believes that children with learning difficulties can be taught and trained with a different approach. According to her, leaders are not born but made! The rewards for her dedication can be seen in all the students she has trained.

Navin Kalra

Mr. Navin Kalra is a graduate from renowned University - Sri. Ram College of Commerce, also a Chartered Accountant and a Yogi

He firmly believes that a healthy mind resides in a healthy body. Being a Martial Arts champion, he emphasizes that learning outside the classroom accelerates the learning inside the classroom.

He strongly advocates "Whatever a human mind conceive and believe, it can be achieved. At Eduscan, we ensure that every individual on campus is able to conceive a positive self-image and trust on his abilities which in turn makes him a confident human being.

MEET OUR TEAM


Ali Sadaqat

I have been associated with Eduscan since the past 15 years and so it has become an essential part of my life. 'Trustworthy' is that personality trait of Eduscan, that appeals me the most. I make it a point to never disappoint my family and friends whenever they need me, and I have been maintaining the same level of trust with my colleagues and all the families associated with Eduscan...

Lucia Sabatinu

I am an Educator. I was born in Toronto, Canada. I have lived in the UAE for many years.
Throughout my career and my personal learning journey; I have displayed commitment, dedication and determination in ensuring that all children receive the very best always!
I am also the Founder of Creative Space World, a community based project that supports the creative abilities of all children. I too have tapped into my own creative talents along the way as well...

Vishal Rai

I am a MBA with Masters in Commerce & marketing.
'Versatile' and 'Passionate' are the Eduscan traits that resonates with my personality the most, as I have professionally taken up two different field, and I have a passion to work with children. I strive for versatility among the teachers and determined children by engaging with them through various interventions that bridges their gaps and helps them to develop the necessary life skills as well as enhance their abilities...

Abid Hussain Kazi

IBA, QBA, RBT BCA a dedicated and experienced Behavior Analyst with over 12 years of expertise in the
field. Abid has been a pivotal part of the EduScan Institute in Dubai, where he has specialized in working
with children to understand and improve their behavior. His extensive experience and compassionate
approach have made a significant impact on the lives of countless families, helping children reach their
full potential through evidence-based behavioral strategies. Explore this site to learn more about Abid's
work, his methodologies, and how he can support your child's behavioral development...

Aqsa Samuel

Working in eduscan as a special education teacher. I hold a master's degreein special education, specialized in mental challenged child.Five years experience in special school of handicapped children.14 years teaching experience in montessori school and also have experience of learning sport assistant,i specialize in supporting junior students with special needs. My role involves providing tailoredinterventions to promote their academic and personal development. Through collaboration withstudents, parents, and educators, i strive to create an inclusive and supportive environment whereevery student can thrive. Being a special educator, i am deeply passionate about making a positivedifference in the lives of our students. Whether i am providing individual counseling, conducting one onone therapy sessions, or collaborating with educators to develop personalized learning plans, my goalremains the same: to empower students with the tools and strategies they need to succeedacademically, socially, and emotionally...

CA Pratima Shivdasani

I am an Indian Chartered Accountant having rich experience in the field of Finance, Accounting, Internal & Risk-based Audit & Assurance Services. I look after the entire Accounts, Finance, Administration work of Eduscangroup and feel blessed to be part of the organization and work along with the team to provide education facilities to special children...

Dr Payal Sherwani

Ceritified aba trainer, academic coordinator for eduscan institute.
Performance-driven professional with 20 years of experience in teaching and development,
Performance analysis for preschoolers, organizational management, and people management.
Enlisted in golden book of earth record, best educationist by early childhood development
Learning association and many more. Demonstrated ability to communicate with and assist
Kids in order to facilitate their learning in a manner that supports child’s development with
Interactive and encouraging programs that spurs them to willingly give excellent results.
Continuously learns and demonstrates an in-depth understanding of techniques and concepts
Through which children are involved more and more in learning new things along with play.
Substantial experience in developing and implementing education’s best practice and
Contemporary strategies that are aligned to organizational requirements. Proactively proposes
Innovative strategies that open up new opportunities for the growth and development of
Preschoolers...

Dr. Mariya Motiwala

Dr. Mariya Motiwala is a highly accomplished psychologist who has built a reputation for deliveringresults-oriented therapy. With a background in behavioral psychology, she possesses a deep understanding of the underlying causes of various mental and emotional issues. She has a strong work ethic and interpersonal skills, making her a trusted and compassionate mental health professional. Dr. Mariya has extensive experience in one-on-one counseling as well as group therapy sessions using life skill therapies. She specializes in conducting coping interventions to minimize their impact, help clients combat anxiety, depression, stress, anger, and addiction, and create work-life balance. Her expertise extends to working with patients facing a wide range of issues, such as substance abuse, anger management, bullying, depression, relationships, stress, and suicide. Dr. Mariya makes use of a variety of counseling methods to help clients manage and overcome mental and emotional issues. Her approach involves listening to patients, developing treatment plans, and creating coping strategies that are tailored to the unique needs and goals of each individual. With her extensive knowledge and experience, dr. Mariya is committed to helping her clients lead happier, healthier lives...

John L.R. Noronha

I work for Art, Culture & Literature with schools &
universities from past 20 years in UAE & India. I am author of
18 Coffee Table Book. I have written five documentaries.
I am regularly invited by various literary groups for talks
& Poetry reciting.
I am passionate to work with children of learning
difficulties to improve their social skills, behavior & self esteem...

Nita

'Passionate' and 'caring' is that Eduscan personality that appeals to me the most. I am passionate about teaching yoga for the people who most need it. Back in India I used to teach yoga to hospital patients for their betterment. Here at Eduscan I get to teach it to the special kids too which helps in improving their physical and mental fitness...

Noel

Being a ceramic expert I find myself passionate about passing this knowledge to my students and colleagues. My kids often tell me that I get a twinkle in my eye when I give beginners classes on potters wheel. So just like my firm Eduscan, I find myself passionate about my skills...

Shariqua Sumbul

As a psychologist at Eduscan, I hold a Master's in Psychology and a PG
diploma in Counseling and Guidance. With four years of teaching experience, I specialize in
supporting senior students with special needs. My role involves providing tailored interventions
to promote their academic and personal development. Through collaboration with students,
parents, and educators, I strive to create an inclusive and supportive environment where every
student can thrive. Being a psychologist, I am deeply passionate about making a positive
difference in the lives of our students. Whether I am providing individual counseling, conducting
one on one therapy sessions, or collaborating with educators to develop personalized learning
plans, my goal remains the same: to empower students with the tools and strategies they need
to succeed academically, socially, and emotionally...

Sulekshmi

A psychologist by profession.I employ my expertise to analyse and comprehend mental processes. I am passionate about working at Eduscan , as it helps me study minds of children and facililate behaviour changes in them...

Wendy

Working as a Learning Support Assistant(LSA) with kids has made me realize that we all can solve big issues with kids with a little care and smile. So 'caring' is that Eduscan trait, that resonates the most with me. My kids call me the worlds best mom as I make sure that I listen to all their issues and solve them. I similarly try to bond with the special kids at campus and listen to all their issues and make sure to get a smile on their face before they leave...

Jaya Sarkar

I work for Art, Culture & Literature with schools &
universities from past 20 years in UAE & India. I am author of
18 Coffee Table Book. I have written five documentaries.
I am regularly invited by various literary groups for talks
& Poetry reciting.
I am passionate to work with children of learning
difficulties to improve their social skills, behavior & self esteem...
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