2019 A+ Educator: Sabriaya Shipley
Tree House Books
Her Nominators Say:
“Sabriaya’s dedication to creating exciting, educational programming and working directly with young scholars is truly inspiring. She possesses a downright magical ability to help children navigate social-emotional challenges and to guide them into becoming good citizens, community members, and friends. Her work in planning and executing the daily activities of the current Tree House Summer Camp is truly life-giving.”
–Philly Family Community Member
Get To Know Sabriaya
What made you want to be a teacher/educator? When did you decide that was your path?
What is your teaching philosophy?
What would you love for the parents of your kids to know?
How do you encourage reluctant learners?
How do you resolve problems in the classroom, if a student is disruptive, for example, or if two students aren’t getting along?
How can you tell when your material is connecting with your students? How do you measure progress?
Has teaching changed since you started?
How do you prepare for the first day of school/class?
What has been the most rewarding thing about teaching?