Weekend School Director
Arabic Language and Culture Certified Teacher & Consultant, Curriculum Development, Technology Integration, Online Teaching, Ohio Foreign Language Association – Technology & World Languages Committee
Weekend School Principal
Ms. Elly Al-Bataineh is graduate of the University of Toronto. She is a Certified TEFL English Teacher specializing in Teaching English to Arabic Speakers and Teaching Test Preparation Courses.
Elly is fluent in English, Portuguese, Spanish and speaks conversational Arabic. She is new to the Islamic Center of Greater Toledo and Ohio.
Pre-K Teachers Assistant
Teacher of Kindergarten and 1st grade
Level 1 Teacher
Najet Mejri is a professional in the field of computer science and linguistics. She has been trained in the specialty of “Technical Agent in Office Automation and Administrative Data Processing” at the Elite of Computer Science and Accounting of Mjez el Bab, Tunisia. She also Studied Arabic Literature at the University of Tunis Tunisia. In 2016, she earned a degree in Applied Business “Medical Office Support” from Owens Community College. Furthermore, Najet has had the opportunity to provide individual language and religious lessons to students ages 3 to 10. Najet is fluent in Arabic and French and has lived in many countries, including Tunisia, Italy, Qatar, and the United States.
Level 1 Teachers Assistant
Level 2 Teacher
My Name is Dana. My nationality is Syrian. I’m a student at University of Toledo. I was born and live in Kuwait. I used to attend Quran, Tajweed & Arabic classes since I was 8 years old. I memorized half of the Quran in Kuwait. I have a certificate for every Juzu’ I memorized.
In the US I have been teaching with Albayan school & The American Quraan institute for 2 years. I’m working on getting Ijaza of Quraan from Shaikh Abu Salman and I’m almost done.
Level 3 Teacher
Khadiga Al-Jabri is the face of the ISGT having been its dedicated secretary for more than 4 years. Originally from Tripoli, Libya, Miss Khadiga is a graduate of St. Joseph Academy in Adrian, Michigan. She also attended the University of Toledo where she studied biology in a pre-med program. Miss Khadiga enjoys working with children and loves watching them grow and discover new things, and the children love her! In her free time, Miss Khadiga likes taking long walks, bird watching and exploring nature.
Seminar 1: Quran Tafseer
Seminar 2: Seerah of the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH)