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Amrit Puri

Code Chautari Lead and Teacher

Amrit is a Computer Engineer turned Educator who believes in impact-based work. He is currently involved as Project Lead for NDC Code Chautari where he designs and delivers after school classes for the students of public schools in Nepal, focusing on Computer Literacy, Computer Programming and Computational Thinking. He is also pursuing a Master’s in Technical and Vocational Education and Training at Kathmandu University.

Previously he has worked as a Software Engineer at Cloudfactory, Science Teaching Fellow at Teach for Nepal and Content Generation Team Lead at Karkhana. He has a passion for diverse learning and wants to be a “jack—of—all”. This has led him to be a self-taught portrait sketch artist, graphic designer, guitarist, cajonist and a photographer among others.

In his free time, Amrit likes to read blogs and articles on random and diverse topics, make random logos and graphic designs and play guitar. His current research interests include Digital Divide, Self-directed learning, Minimally invasive education, Hands-on and maker based classes and alternative fluid learning spaces.

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