Community Member Profile – Ms. Tahireh

This week we spoke to Ms. Tahireh to get to know more about her….


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MYIS Position / Job title:

PYP Coordinator and Instructional Coach


How long have you been a part of MYIS? 

5 years


What passions do you bring into the MYIS learning environment? 

A passion for following the interests of the child – that each student brings so many gifts and so much potential to the learning environment, and it is our role as educators to create the conditions for each child to shine.


What’s your favorite food? 

Korean BBQ


What was your first job? 

Trust & Caring class teacher


What’s your favorite color? 



What’s the most amazing place you’ve ever traveled to? 

Haifa, Israel


What are 3 things you would want to have with you on a deserted island? 

  1. My Family
  2. A Scrabble Board
  3. Every season of the TV show Survivor


What actor would you cast to play you in a movie about your life? 

Deepika Padukone