Shirin’s passion lies in partnering with schools, empowering educators and leaders with the tools and vision to foster innovative and transformative experiences that enable impactful teaching and deep learning for students.
With years of experience teaching and leading in high-needs schools, Shirin is dedicated to advancing equity by building sustainable school communities that prioritizes the whole child and supports educator well-being and professional growth. She is energized about building capacity in teachers, school leaders, and students by working alongside them to create thriving environments for teaching, learning, and agency.
As a former Biology teacher, she keeps her nature-loving spirit alive with daily walks and a small garden that is ever-evolving, planting something new each year. She enjoys cooking with her kids and witnessing their sheer joy as they savor the delicious creations they helped make.
“What we learn with pleasure we never forget.” — Alfred Mercier