Mrs.Lata Vaidyanathan, Retired Principal, Modern School Barakhamba Raod, is a veteran educationist who stands dedicated and committed to the promotion of child-centered education. During her illustrious career well over couple of decades, she was the Principal of Bhartiya Vidya Bhawan’s school at Chandigarh and the founder Principal of Eicher School at Parwanoo.
She is the recipient of the ‘Bharat Shiromani Award’ from the Shiromani Institute in 2005. She has also been conferred with the ‘Madhav Gourav Ratna Achievement Award’ by the National Sports Cultural & Welfare Foundation for her outstanding achievement in the field of higher education, sports and social activities.
She was honoured with the ‘National Award to Teachers’ in the year 2003, which was given to her by the President of India on 5th September 2004 (on the Teachers’ Day).