• Masters of Educational Psychology, Texas A&M University

    • Bachelors of Science, University of North Texas



    • School Counselor Grades (EC-12) 

    • Human Development and Family Studies Grades (8-12)

  • Tarannum Khandekar is excited to join Dallas ISD at Marcus Leadership Academy as a counselor. Her goal is to ensure equitable academic, career and social/emotional development opportunities for all students. She is coming in with eight years of experience teaching high school. She obtained her master’s in educational psychology from Texas A&M University. Her hobbies include taking care of her mini golden doodle, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.

    “Kindness is a gift everyone can afford to give.”  

    Years in Education: 8

    Years at Marcus: 1

    Favorite 7 Habit: Put First Things First, "Work First, Then Play"

    Alma Mater: Texas A&M University  

    Marcus House: Vezetes, "House of Leadership"