Dr. Asha Singh is an Independent Consultant and a Visiting Professor at University of Delhi, Azim Premji University and Ambedkar University, Delhi. She has been a former Associate Professor at the Department of Human Development and Childhood Studies, Lady Irwin College, Delhi University and former Director, Education & Research, Galli Galli Sim Sim (Preschool Television in collaboration with Sesame New York).
Dr. Asha’s extensive field based experiences nurtured an interest in folk arts and modes of society. Her multiple interests in childhood and arts have kept her connected with initiatives in Art Education. She has been on the Advisory Board of the Theatre and Education Company at the National School of Drama that has helped her shape the ideas on Arts Based Learning.
She has also worked with teachers of young children using dramatic medium to promote the use of theatre as a classroom resource. Her insights for Arts in education have kept her in touch with NCERT and the National Curriculum Framework 2005.