Samiha  A  Binsuwaidan

Talented early education professional with diverse experience in planning and implementing various activities for promoting physical, social, emotional and intellectual growth of children.  Now looking for a opportunity for personal development and career progression in my organisation - King Sa'ud University. 

Work experience

Work experience
Aug 2006 - Present

Teaching Assistance / Research Assistant 

King Sa'ud University 

Instructor for undergraduate courses for the Department of Early Childhood Education.

Developed training and workshops for undergraduate students.

Participated in the interviewing of potential undergraduate students.

Coordinator of undergraduate students Practicums.

Presented professional educational workshops at the local and national level.

Work with other academic staff to accomplish educational goals and determine future improvements.

Jun 2002 - Aug 2006

Teacher / Teacher  Supervisor 

Riyadh Early Learning Center 

Promoted to teacher supervisor after 3 years of employment.

Coordinate parent conferences to facilitate communication and improve student outcomes.

Hold team meetings to manage expectations, make team changes, and request information about students and successful teaching strategies.

Established and communicated clear objectives for lessons, units, and projects to students and parents.

Assist in development of school activities and calendars.

Implemented Individual Educational Plans (IEPs).

Created a tutoring program for students with diagnosed learning disabilities.

Encouraged parents' participation on a daily basis.


Mar 2014 - Present

English Courses

University of Maryland - Baltimore Campus

English as a Second language 

Aug 1998 - Apr 2002

Bachelor of Education/ Early Childhood Education 

King Sa'ud University

Certifications & membership 

2002 - Present

Certified in Early Childhood Education in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

 Ministry of Education 
2004 - 2013

Member, parent advisory committee, Saudi Education Association

2004 - 2014

Member, early childhood community coordination committee, Riyadh school


Comprehensive knowledge of academic assessment and planning academic curriculum.

Served on the disabilities Children Committee.

The best volunteer award in 2005 and 2007 ( Pioneer children Association) .

Outstanding Staff Award, college of education, 2007.

Organised a successful workshop ‘Our Kids’, attended by over 150 people.

Developed, videotaped, and taught courses for the Early Childhood Learning Community in Saudi Arabia.