Maria Sayyed | SISD
Maria Sayyed
Aug 02, 2022

Maria Sayyed

Originally from Mumbai, the city of dreams, I have lived two-thirds of my life in the Middle-East. I have done my Masters in Economics and Political Science, and did my teaching qualification form Liverpool Hope University, UK.

I have been married for 25-plus years and have two children, one doing his Masters and other doing her Bachelors in the UK.

For the past 17 years, I have taught subjects from the Sciences to Mathematics, Economics and Business Management. I have been fortunate enough to be a part of the senior and middle leadership teams. Moreover, I am an IBDP examiner, have authored an IGCSE Economics textbook. Recently, been involved in co-authoring the new IBDP Business Management textbook. My hobbies include event planning, calligraphy and enjoying high-speed rides.

‘Change is constant’, I believe in moving on, mentoring new people, learning new strategies. SSID is one of the best IB schools in Dubai, joining as the Business Management and BTEC coordinator, I aim to work together with my team and take the department to new heights.

Finally, my vision is to set high standards for my students, mentor them in becoming life-long learners, and critical thinkers.