Neha Rathi

    Life Skills Collaborative

    November 28, 2023


    Rathi serves as the Associate Director of Programs at Slam Out Loud, an organization committed to social and emotional learning (SEL) through art. With 12 years of experience, Rathi leads a team dedicated to transforming the Arts Period in government schools by empowering teachers with art curriculum and SEL facilitation techniques. Beginning in the social sector as a Teach for India fellow, Rathi’s journey involves mentoring 10 fellowship programs across the country, coaching social entrepreneurs in the space of education, and building high-performing teams. They derive purpose and joy from fostering inclusive and secure environments, advocating for LGBTQI+ rights, and dedicating their work to creating safe and brave spaces for all.


    "The educational systems should rely on three solid foundations: enhancing values, life skills, and formal educational curriculum. Each of these bases completes the other, none of them can stand on its own. "

    - Noora Ahmed Alsuwaidi