Degrees and Certifications:
Masters in Applied Behavior Strategy
Ms. Sharifa Sheyba
This is Ms. Sheyba second year at Frost Lake Elementary, but first year as a licensed Special Education Teacher. She graduated from the University of Minnesota with a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology and received a Master’s degree in Applied Behavior Strategist from the University of St. Thomas.
Ms. Sheyba loves sewing, cooking, and DIY projects. She loves spicy African food, but her favorite dessert is chocolate. She loves staying home with her kids and watching comedy shows in her free time.
Ms. Sheyba currently lives in St. Paul, around the Rondo area. She is originally from Kenya, born from Ethiopian and Sudanese parents. She is fluent in three languages, Swahili, Nubian, and English, currently working on her Arabic. She comes from a very diverse family background from half Japanese siblings and nieces to her own children who are European (White) and Mexican. She celebrates diversity and enjoys learning about other cultures.
Ms. Sheyba believes that every child can succeed if given the necessary academic and social support. She loves teaching and is looking forward to this upcoming school year.