WHO ARE WE?
Educate ME Foundation, Inc. is a social enterprise determined to increase the number of men and women of color in the field of education. We seek to change the education system by creating a continuum for men and women of color to grow, achieve, and succeed from high school to career. Through engagement in high school Educate ME Foundation inspires interest and exposure to pursuing a career in education. Through mentorship we develop and assist our cohort of students in college. We retain and provide resources after graduation and into career. Motivating these men and women to further their education and seek leadership roles to transform classrooms, schools, and their communities.
We are building a community of educators of color across the nation.
We are inspiring a generation of educators to empower the next generation of educators.
We advocate for equitable instruction for children of color.
We understand our community’s needs, and we address them.
Elevate students to a level where they learn deeply and remarkably
"Our educational continuum"
By recruiting students of color in high school, college and career changers who are interested in pursuing a career in education, we create a cohort of students who learn, motivate, and achieve together on the path teacher certification and beyond.
Educate ME partners with teacher prep programs, organizations, and universities to ensure our recruited candidates can receive the proper training and support on the path to become a full time certified educator.
Educate ME provides support and professional development services through trainings, workshops, and professional mentorship to these current and aspiring educators.
Through teacher mentorship, partnerships, and professional placement Educate ME Foundation strives to inspire our current educators to encourage and empower the next generation of educators of color. Sparking the continuum to begin again.