Ms. Khanam was raised in Queens, NY since the age of 6. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in History from New York University in 2013. After graduating college, she spent a year serving in the Match Corps in Boston, where she had the chance to tutor 1st and 2nd grade students in literacy and math. She developed a passion for education and began her teaching career when she returned to NYC in 2014.
During this time, she also earned a Master of Arts in Teaching in addition to an advanced certificate in Special Education from the Relay Graduate School of Education. Ms. Khanam is very excited to continue building relationships with scholars and helping them achieve their goals in 5th grade this year.