New Getting Ahead in Social Studies is a series of five books on Social Studies, meant for the primary classes. They are part of the successful GettingAhead series of books.
Sushmita Malik, the author of this series, is a well known educationalist. She is an educational consultant with the School Education Board of Punjab. She has been an educational consultant with the NCERT, and been involved in the District Primary Programme, Haryana.
Sushmita Malik has several years of teaching experience, both in India and abroad. She has taught at the Army Public School (New Delhi), Loreto Day School (Kolkata), and Borough of Brent (London).
She is the author of several of our successfully selling series of schoolbooks, like NewGreen Tree 1–5, Nature Quest 1–5, and New Getting Ahead in Social Studies 1–5, which she co-authored.
Abha Sahgal was the principal of Sanskriti School (New Delhi) for several years. Before that she was the Founder Principal of Delhi Public School, Sharjah. She has more than 30 years of teaching experience, having started her career in DPS RK Puram, and then moving as headmistress to DPS Vasant Vihar, in New Delhi. Abha Sahgal has authored and co-authored several books.