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Empowerment through

education, advocacy , and outreach!

We understand that disenfranchised schools and communities face unique challenges that require innovative and targeted solutions. That is why we work closely with stakeholders to identify internal and external barriers in order to design services that are tailored to the specific needs of the school community.

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We Educated Knowledge
& Essential Skills!


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Ecducation diversity and access to the oppertunities on your non profit organization

Leading Initiatives That Foster Equity

and Excellence (LIFEE) Foundation, Inc.

Breaking Down Barriers, Building Up Communities

Our certified performance improvement facilitator offers comprehensive consulting services to help your school achieve its goals and overcome barriers to success. We understand that every school is unique, which is why we provide both targeted and comprehensive consultation services that can be tailored to meet your specific needs. Our structured approach includes assessments, root cause analysis, and the development and execution of detailed strategic and implementation plans. By working with our team, your school can benefit from the proven effectiveness of performance improvement facilitation in improving academic outcomes, enhancing teacher effectiveness and job satisfaction, strengthening school leadership and capacity, fostering community partnerships, and promoting a culture of continuous improvement. Don't let underperformance hold your school back - schedule an exploratory call with us today to see how we can work together to help your school overcome its challenges and build
At the LIFEE Foundation, we understand that educators in alternative, non-traditional, and underserved schools face unique challenges, and we are dedicated to providing specialized professional development opportunities to address these needs. We collaborate with schools, districts, and organizations to create customized, high-impact professional development that aligns with the National Alternative Education Exemplary Practice Standards and our L.I.F.E.E. Principles. Our professional development opportunities are available in-person, virtually, or through webinars, and are designed to be practical, relevant, and applicable to the day-to-day work of educators. By joining us, you will become a part of a community of educators who are committed to providing a safe, supportive, and inclusive learning environment where every adult and student has the opportunity to thrive.
We recognize the value of coaching as a powerful means of empowering educators to grow and develop their skills and confidence. Our coaching services are carefully designed to be personalized and tailored to the specific needs of each individual, with an emphasis on practical strategies and techniques that can be applied to benefit the entire school community. Our coaches work closely with educators both one-on-one and in teams to identify their unique objectives and goals, and then develop personalized plans to achieve them. We offer coaching in a variety of formats, including in-person, virtual, and hybrid models, to ensure that all educators can access the support they need, regardless of their location or availability. Whether you are a novice educator seeking guidance or an experienced professional looking to enhance your skills, our coaching services can help you to advance your teaching practices and achieve better student outcomes.
We are committed to improving educational outcomes for underserved school communities and have developed a comprehensive range of innovative programs to achieve this goal. Our Teacher Micro-Grant Program that provides essential funding for classroom materials, technology, and other resources to support student learning is just one example of the many initiatives that we offer. Our New Teacher Success Program provides new teachers with valuable mentoring, professional development, and other resources to help them succeed in their roles. Our Leadership Institute and Teacher Leaders Academy are designed to equip school administrators and teacher leaders with the skills and knowledge they need to drive meaningful school improvement. Our Virtual Educator Solutions program is a critical component of our efforts to address teacher vacancies and ensure that instruction continues without interruption. Additionally, we offer LIFEE Cares mental health centers, providing students and staff with a





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Rashada Tedder Founder/Executive Director Rashada Tedder has over 23 years of extensive experience guiding, establishing, cultivating, and overseeing educational initiatives. Her unwavering dedication lies in helping individuals realize their goals and ambitions through the transformative power of education. Deeply rooted in her beliefs, Rashada is an ardent advocate for prioritizing the needs of people and firmly believes in the inherent potential of every child to achieve greatness. Throughout her professional journey, she has consistently demonstrated unwavering commitment to assisting vulnerable populations of children and educators overcome obstacles and achieve success.

Rashada Tedder

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Hallema Simmons Adult Mental Health Strategist Hallema Simmons is a highly skilled Marriage and Family Therapist (MFT) with extensive experience in providing compassionate and effective counseling to couples, families, and individuals navigating life's challenges. Her expertise lies in couples counseling, premarital counseling, family therapy, grief counseling, and treating individuals with complex trauma. Hallema approaches therapy as a safe and collaborative environment, where clients can explore their emotions and work together towards finding solutions to their issues. Committed to fostering an open and supportive atmosphere, Hallema empowers her clients to achieve their goals and find happiness.  ​  As a lifelong learner, Hallema is dedicated to continuing her education and staying current with the latest research and best practices in her field. She believes that ongoing professional development is essential to providing the highest quality of care to her clients. Hallema's unwav

Hallema Simmons

Adult Mental Health Strategist

Md Billal Hossain Executive Assistant LinkedIn Billal is a competent graphic designer with experience in Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, and PowerPoint. With over seven years of experience in the field, He is a Top Rated Freelancer and having 𝟭𝟬𝟬% 𝗷𝗼𝗯 𝘀𝘂𝗰𝗰𝗲𝘀𝘀 𝘀𝗰𝗼𝗿𝗲 𝗼𝗻 𝗨𝗽𝘄𝗼𝗿𝗸.   ​  He has been appointed as an executive assistant of The LIFEE Foundation on April, 2023.  He is skilled at providing top-notch administrative support, Marketing materials, and Business development.  ​  As a versatile graphic designer and virtual assistant he know how to use tools like Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Canva, Constant Contact, wix, word press Microsoft PowerPoint, Outlook, and Microsoft Office.

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Marcelle Healy Exceptional Student Education Strategist Marcelle Healy brings over 23 years of experience in the field of education, serving in various roles including Adjunct Professor, Elementary and Secondary School Principal, Behavior Specialist, Exceptional Student Education (ESE) Coordinator, Learning Specialist, and ESE Educator. She holds a Bachelor's degree in Special Education & Liberal Studies and a Master's degree in Deaf Education. Marcelle is also an alumna of the Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and Related Disabilities Trainee program at Vanderbilt University and has completed a program in Education Leadership at Lamar University.

Marcelle Healy

Exceptional Student Education Strategist




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Increased Family and Community Engagement

Effective Instruction

Skilled Leadership