Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane - Sakeena Ali

Sakeena Ali

  • Second Grade Teacher
  • Al Akhawayn School of Ifrane

  • Status: Full-time
  • Sakeena Ali is the grade 2 class teacher. Children’s education has always been her true passion. Originally from Atlanta, GA, she moved to Saudi Arabia in 2009 and opened an English language preschool geared towards non-native speakers. After several years, she and her family returned to US, settling in Washington DC in which she enrolled in University as an Early Childhood Education major. After spending another year abroad in Malaysia, she returned to her native GA, teaching primary and middle grades. After experiencing the rich culture of Morocco, her family has decided to settle down in Ifrane. As a primary school teacher, she loves the creativity, energy and enthusiasm of young learners. She strongly believes in each child achieving their maximum potential by fostering critical thinking development. Her classroom is all about fun, innovative learning. In her spare time, she loves baking, sewing and playing with her kids. This will be her 1st year at ASI, and she is looking forward to being part of an awesome community.