Dr. Rania

Rania Saeb teaches in the General Education Department at West Coast University, serves as an examiner for the International Baccalaureate and occasionally supervises teacher candidates at California State University, San Marcos. She previously taught for several years at the American International School of Kuwait. She received her Doctor of Education degree in Educational Leadership through the Joint Doctoral Program through the University of California San Diego and California State University, San Marcos. She also holds a Masters in Comparative and International Education from Lehigh University. Her research interest and passion center around Arab American cultural identity and the ways in which schools can serve this population. She is currently pursuing several projects to try and educate teachers and administrators about changing negative narratives about Arabs and Arab Americans. Ultimately, she strives to help Arab American students take pride in their culture and feel a sense of belonging on their campuses.

Articles by Dr. Rania

Supporting Arab American Students in the Classroom

Educators can uplift Arab American students, counter negative narratives and make classroom content more inclusive. Here’s how to start.