Degrees and Certifications:
Mrs. Shaima Basuni
Mrs. Basuni has been teaching Arabic Language in the Ann Arbor Public Schools since 2014. The 2019-2020 school year will be her 11th year in the field of Education. She is passionate about language learning and cultural awareness. She completed her undergraduate degrees in Social Studies and Arabic Language at the University of Michigan- Dearborn. In 2015 Mrs. Basuni earned her Masters in Arts and secondary teaching certificate from Wayne State University. She began teaching in AAPS in 2014 and has enjoyed teaching Arabic at the elementary level in Allen, Carpenter and Mitchell elementary schools. Previous to joining the AAPS family she taught both Arabic and ELL KG, 2nd, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th and 12 grade in Detroit, MI. Mrs. Basuni is passionate about teaching Arabic language and culture. In her free time, she loves to travel with her family, cook, reading and watching movies.