Mrs. Saira Zaidi

    Head, IETC

  • Graduation from University of Karachi and Master in Teachers’ Education from Allama Iqbal Open University, Islamabad.
  • Did 4- years Course in Education from British Council FT, South Africa.
  • Attended several professional courses including Advanced Diploma in School Management from Aga Khan University, Institute of Educational Development in 2002 and Certificate in Education, Early Childhood Education & Development in 2003.
  • Did 8 research projects with Prof. Dr. Lois Martin including School Audit, star Project.
  • Received Principal of the Year Award from Intel Education in 2008-09 and Intel Appreciation Award in 2007-08. She also received Best Teacher Award from Karachi Cadet School in 1999.
  • Presented a paper on community development project in the first International Counseling and Education Conference held in Istanbul, Turkey.
  • Served as School Coordinator (second in command) of Children Foundation Trust School, Karachi, before joining INFAQ Education & Training Centre in 2002.
  • It’s never too late! IETC – Education for Girls
    INFAQ Education & Training Centre (IETC) was established in August 2003 with a purpose to train the teachers for Korangi Academy. As the Centre sailed through its journey it experienced avenues which could lead the challenging tasks that lay ahead. It found out that the environment existing in the community needed INFAQ’s attention and support […]
  • Bridging the Digital Divide to Empower Parents & Students
    The management of KA took two initiatives to bridge-up the digital divide to enable digital learning, as briefly described & illustrated below: a.On Thursday, 17th December, 2020 50 OLPC (One Laptop Per Child) XO-4 (touch) Laptops were issued (on a…Read more ›
  • Teachers’ in-house Capacity Building Programs
    During the difficult time of Covid-19 pandemic, KA arranged the following training programs of multiple levels & durations for capacity building of its teachers: 1.The English Skills Enhancement course conducted by Mr. Rizwan Amjad.            …Read more ›
  • Re-opening of KA under Covid-19 SOPs
    KA resumed its educational activities from Tuesday, 15th September, 2020 for the classes IX to XII under a strict adherence with zero tolerance by staff, faculty and students of the school to the Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) promulgated by the…Read more ›