Intisar Shareef

Contra Costa College - Early Childhood Education
Early Childhood Instructor

Intisar Shareef is co-chair of the Early Childhood Education department at Contra Costa College in San Pablo, CA. Shareef is most interested in participating in education as a transformative process and enjoys witnessing her own dilemmas as her personal beliefs, biases and stereotypes are challenged.

She co-authored two articles with Janet Gonzalez-Mena, about their experience of doing PITC training for Exchange magazine and one about cultural perspectives on discipline for the NAEYC
journal Young Children. In addition she co-authored the publication Practice on Building Bridge, a companion resource to Diversity in Early Care and Education, 5th Ed.

Shareef received an EdD degree in early childhood education from Nova University and has experience teaching at all levels from preschool through college.