ISNA West Coast Education Forum

Teaching Values to Empower Students

JANUARY 18-19, 2019
Friday 9 am – Saturday 6.30pm


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  • Workshops with Seema Imam, Ghayda Al Ali, and Noha Alshugairi Noha Alshugairi
  • Parallel Session discussing School Leadership, Curriculum Development, Arabic Language, and Islamic Studies
  • Saturday Networking Luncheon Speaker Sheikh Yassir Fazaga
  • Celebration Banquet Keynote Speaker Dr. Dalia Fahmy
  • Closing Raffle Giveaway
  • Bazaar


Friday Night Banquet Keynote Speaker: Dr. Dalia Fahmy

Dalia Fahmy is an Associate Professor of Political Science at Long Island University where she teaches courses on U.S. foreign policy, military and defense policy, international relations, causes of war, politics of the Middle East, and Islam and democracy. Dr. Fahmy is a senior fellow at the Center for Global Policy in Washington DC and a visiting scholar at the Center for the Study of Genocide and Human Rights & UNESCO Chair at Rutgers University.

Saturday Luncheon Keynote Speaker: Sheikh Yassir Fazaga

Yassir Fazaga is an inspiring, multi-lingual speaker. He has a Bachelors Degree in Islamic Studies from the Institute of Islamic and Arabic Sciences in Virginia; and received a Masters Degree in Marriage and Family Counseling from the California State University of Long Beach. Sheikh Fazaga has served as the Religious Leader of Orange County Islamic Foundation (OCIF) in Mission Viejo, California. He was the Director of Mental Health Department at Access California Social Services Agency in Anaheim, where he helped families with different challenges in life which include: domestic violence issues, communication problems, marital matters, generational gap, difficult teens, some mental and personality disorders, divorce, grief, and single parenting, among others.

Information on our Workshop Tracks


Registration (317) 838 – 8129 |

Program (317) 839 – 1814 |