Brief Overview

Educate ME Foundation, Inc. is a non-profit organization 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 recruitment 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, districts, and their communities.

The Educate Me Continuum

To increase more males and females of color in the field of education.



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 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.


Blake Nathan

Founder and CEO

Brittany Stephens

Director of Community Engagement

Brandon Haskins

Director of Collegiate Programming

Khalil Mwaafrika

Director of Early Learning

Aaron McGee

College Tour Director



Letter from our founder