Shirin Natour Hafi has been the Principle at the new Arabic High School in Lod since 2009. She speaks Arabic, Hebrew and English. She has been a teacher and classroom educator since 1997 and has specialized in Hebrew literature and writing. In September 2008 she was the moderator of the LBM Project, a project under the responsibility of the Education Ministry in which eleven different schools participated. She received her B.A, in Humanities, Arabic and Israeli Literature at Bar-Ilan University in 1997 and her M.A. in Arabic, at Bar-Ilan University in 2006. She is married with three children.