Name of Staff: Thoolasi Kanesin
Designation: Assistant Lecturer
Qualifications: Bachelor in Early Childhood (USQ) Dip. Early Childhood Education (SEGi College)


Ms Thoolasi Kanesin joined The School of Education, Languages, and Communications, Wawasan Open University, on December 3rd, 2018 as an Assistant Lecturer.

She completed her Diploma in Early Childhood Education from SEGi College Penang. Her continued passion for this field helped to drive her to pursue a degree qualification with University of Southern Queensland. Even while studying, she was already teaching in preschools as part-time teacher to gain experience in this field. In total she has 8 years of teaching experience, before she was made the Principal of a preschool in January 2017.

As the principal, she was responsible to manage the preschool and her key roles involved recruiting and training the teachers, managing the overall school from both financial and facilities standpoint, and building and maintaining good relationships with parents by paying utmost attention to their needs. While managing a full-time job as an educator and principal in early childhood, she also worked as a part-time lecturer in SEGi College, Subang Jaya, for 2 ½ years, teaching subjects for Diploma and Certificate students, such as Play & Learning, Health, Safety & Nutrition and Mathematics for Young Children.

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School of Education, Languages & Communications
Wawasan Open University
54, Jalan Sultan Ahmad Shah,
10050 Penang

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