Miss Amani has been a teacher for over 16 years and has lived in Houston for 28 years. She holds an International Diploma in Montessori Principles & Practice and is a certified Texas Director and Lead Kindergarten Teacher at Darul Arqam Southwest School. Miss Amani is passionate about teaching the Arabic language to young minds in the hope of preserving the rich culture of the Middle East especially in the Houston community. She studied English Literature at the University of Aden. Amani’s hobbies include reading and fitness. She has been an Arabic language teacher at the ACC for the past seven years.
Miss Iman has been a teacher for over 18 years. She taught in Lebanon for 11 years and in Houston for the past 7 years. She originally graduated with a degree in Education Psychology from the University of Lebanon. She has also worked as as a children’s Radio Host in Lebanon for four years. This is her 7th year teaching at the ACC. She has a fun time teaching and her students love her.
Miss Amany has been a teacher for over 9 years. She taught in Syria for 4 years and in Houston for over 5 years. She originally graduated with a double major baccalaureate, one in Arabic Literature and Cultural History and the second one in Fine Arts. She also graduated with a degree in Accounting from the University of Damascus, and she currently has her Child Development Associate certificate as well. This is her third year at the ACC. She emphasizes creativity and hands-on learning which her students enjoy and love learning in her class.
Miss Asma has worked with the Arabic School since 2006. Originally from Dearborn, MI, Asma moved to Houston in 1990. Her volunteering in various capacities in all levels of public school, as well as with the ACC, enhances her ability to maintain a efficient and safe school environment. In addition to bookkeeping and maintenance of all the school records, Asma assists the teachers in their class preparations. She enjoys socializing with the students and their parents as much as with the teachers.