BASSNT WAHBA

Mathematics

Bassnt Wahba has more than 15 years of teaching experience teaching Math to Middle and High School students in Egypt and Oman. Additionally, she worked for five years as an instructor at Wor-Wic Community College, Salisbury, MD, teaching ESL and GED courses at the Adult Education Program. She earned a Bachelor’s degree in Math from Suez Canal University, Ismailia, Egypt, and a second Bachelor’s degree in English Writing and Rhetoric from Salisbury University, Salisbury, MD. Mrs. Wahba is currently enrolled in the Math Education Master’s program at Salisbury University.

Mrs. Wahba believes strongly in deeper learning through questioning. She believes asking good questions is essential to progressive education and more important than getting the answers, particularly when the questions encourage students to think critically. Mrs. Wahba’s teaching philosophy depends on engaging and motivating students, simplifying complex concepts, providing practical and engaging examples, asking good questions, and understanding the unique learning style of each student.

Mrs. Wahba is married and has two daughters. She speaks three languages and enjoys traveling, reading, and writing. Her favorite quote is, “If you can’t explain it simply, you don’t understand it well enough,” Albert Einstein.