Ala Shehadeh

About Ala Shehadeh

Ala Shehadeh was the former counselor at the Islamic School of San Diego for four years, where she developed behavioral programs to aid students achieve success as young Muslims, both socially and academically. She is nearing the process of becoming a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and is also currently serving the local Muslim community in San Diego as a therapist intern and youth group coordinator.


What Makes Your Islamic School Stand Out?

I’m sure the majority of Muslim educators in the West have often wondered what makes their Islamic schools stand out from the traditional, secular educational system that is already in place. Is it a sense of pride in students that … Continue reading