Sababu Chaka Barashango

Constellations Fellow
Sababu Barashango

Sababu Barashango brings a wealth of knowledge to his assigned schools. Barashango earned a bachelor’s degree in mathematics and French from Morehouse College and a master of arts in mathematics education from Emory University. He brings over 25 years of experience teaching in various Georgia and Delaware schools.

As a DeKalb educator, Barashango was named Teacher of the Year twice. He also helped write the curriculum for the computer science principles course in the district and served as the chairperson of the school improvement and program advisory committees. He has previously taught courses such as Computer Science Principles, Programming, Games, Apps and Society, AP Computer Science A, Accelerated Math II and III, and AP Calculus AB.

Barashango will primarily be supporting teachers at Grady High School and Douglas High School.

Three Facts: 
  • Sababu is a third-degree black belt in karate.
  • He was named Teacher of the Year twice (2007 and 2016)
  • He is an avid Philadelphia Eagles fan