Gurmeet Sodhi-Bains recently joins the Innovation, Design, and Implementation Team as Coordinator of Educational Resources.
Gurmeet comes to the OPS from the publishing industry where she had a career in editing and writing school mathematics resources for both Nelson and McGraw-Hill Education. Most recently as Mathematics Content Manager at Nelson, she teamed with Disney Learning to develop print resources for primary math learners. At McGraw-Hill Education, Gurmeet held the role of Mathematics Subject Matter Expert and developed digital resources, as well as initiated pilot projects for digital mathematics intervention software across the country. Prior to this, Gurmeet worked at UOIT as a research assistant working closely with the faculty’s school math education professors conducting analysis on preservice teachers comfort and anxieties towards mathematics.
Gurmeet holds a B.Sc. from the University of Western Ontario with a major in Applied Mathematics, a B.Ed. from UOIT, and a M.Ed. from OISE where she focused on math education and technology. She is passionate about life-long learning and mathematics, and in her free time, she’s up for a Soduku challenge.