Shalhoub is a Voice and Music teacher for middle schoolers at a public charter school in Richmond, California. She has taught classes at San Francisco State University, Sonoma State University, Five Keys Charter School, has given keynotes, speeches, workshops and musical presentations at UC Santa Cruz, UC Berkeley, The Presidio Officer's Club, Rutgers University, Community College San Francisco, performed at national conferences such as The Gathering of Leaders, Social Venture Network, The National Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation, The National Conference on Community and Restorative Justice, and others. Watch her TedX talk HERE.
Restorative Justice and Youth Engagement
Naima spent two years as a Restorative Justice coordinator in a TK-8th grade Oakland Public School and now teacher Voice and Music at a public charter school in Richmond, California. She regularly facilitated community building circles, peacemaking/repairing harm circles and now draws upon this experience to teach music while supporting students to empower themselves to affect positive change on a personal level and n their school and communities.