Sakeena Khan is an ESL teacher for grades K-4 at Hayt Elementary School. She is from Hyderabad, India, where she received her college degree in Education. She came to America in 1993 and completed her teaching requirements at Northeastern Illinois University. Since Hayt school is a very diverse school, she is able teach students of different cultures and backgrounds. Mrs. Khan utilizes a small setting classroom, which allows her to focus on smaller groups of students at a time. She also does inclusion teaching and collaborates with general education teachers to measure the progress of her students.
As the ELL Liaison, Mrs. Khan keeps the records of bilingual students updated and coordinates the ACCESS testing for bilingual students in collaboration with resource and homeroom teachers. She also holds Bilingual Advisory Committee (BAC) meetings and is a member of the Bilingual Parent Committee.
Aside from being a bilingual teacher, Mrs. Khan likes spending time with her family cooking, and visiting India.
Mrs. Sakeena Khan