English/Language Arts Teacher,Grades 6 – 8

 Fatima Ilyas completed her BA Hons and Masters in English Literature at Kinnaird College, Pakistan.  She pursued a teaching career, soon after she moved to the United States and taught middle school English in an Islamic School in Minnesota and then in New Orleans. During her past years of teaching, she also completed a certification course in teaching and obtained teaching certification for grades 6-12. She has always enjoyed teaching English and her aim is to instill in students a love of reading and writing and for her students to be able to approach the subject with as much joy, as she feels in teaching it. She teaches English at Tarbiyah Academy to Grades 6-8, and hopes to always create a comfortable, loving and a positive learning environment for her students.