Mrs. Shafaq Abbas
Grade 1 Teacher

Shafaq is from Pakistan and has worked in Abu Dhabi as an early years teacher
for 10 years although this is her second time living in the UAE after relocating
from Switzerland. She has a Masters degree in Business, a Bachelor of
Education and an Early childhood Diploma CACHE 3. Prior to returning to Al
Yasat School in 2016, Shafaq was a special needs teacher in GEMS American
Academy Abu Dhabi and before that she was a team leader and curriculum
coordinator​ ​ at​ ​ Al​ ​ Yasat​ ​ school​ ​ from​ ​ the​ ​ year​ ​ 2006-2012.

Shafaq is a mother of 2 gorgeous girls and enjoys traveling, cooking, dancing, playing games,
and of course, teaching! She has been enjoying her time here and is looking forward to
another​ ​​ ​ year​ ​ full​ ​ of​ ​ fun,​ ​ laughter​ ​ and​ ​ learning.