Krish Jaiman

Krish Jaiman

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Jaiman is an educator, musician, and advocate currently obtaining his Ed.M. in Educational Leadership, Organizations, & Entrepreneurship with a concentration in Arts & Education. After graduating from New England Conservatory in Music Composition, he received the conservatory's Entrepreneurial Musicianship grant to teach at the NGO Music Basti in New Delhi, India and subsequently a Broadway for Arts Education fellowship to direct music at Shanti Bhavan in Tamil Nadu, India. Upon returning to the USA, he worked with Education Through Music to partner with under-resourced schools in the Bronx, Brooklyn, and Queens. His classroom employs music & art to cultivate safe spaces in order to critically unpack systemic oppression, cultivate collaboration, mobilization, and advocacy tools, and derive knowledge and appreciation of students' own cultures, as well as other underrepresented local cultures.