Mona Al-Hayani TPS Proud

. October 31, 2018.
Toledo Public Schools history teacher Mona Al-Hayani was recently named the State of Ohio 2019 Teacher of the Year

Toledo Public Schools history teacher Mona Al-Hayani was recently named the State of Ohio 2019 Teacher of the Year, helping the district live up to the motto, “TPS Proud.” Known to her students as Ms. Al, Al-Hayani teaches at Toledo Early College High School and advise the National Honor Society and Young Women for Change, a student-led group. A TPS and University of Toledo graduate, Al-Hayani, now teaching for almost two decades, knows the importance of helping her district, saying: “Because the struggles that urban public schools have are different than what other schools have, I’d like to use this as a platform to do whatever I can to help our students become more successful, to help our teachers have the resources they need in the classroom.”