THE VALUE OF EDUFAITH CONSULTING SERVICES

Let’s Succeed Together

Welcome! Edufaith Educational Services offers educational insight and is motivated to help families of students with and without disabilities reach their strongest academic desires and help students achieve their goals with college transition and career readiness support.  Edufaith educates families, counsels, and supports clients through individualized attention, guidance, and research with expertise in college planning's multifaceted processes.
Edufaith provides professional development and training in the areas of IDEA, Section 504, and ESOL. 
Edufaith specializes in the areas of Section 504, Special Education, English Speakers of Other Languages, and providing equitable outcomes for diverse learning populations. Take a look at the specific services Edufaith has to offer. Restoring Faith in Education One Student at a Time.

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ABOUT ME

Dr. Nakia Simmons Cotton

Dr. Cotton is an author and educator that values diverse learners and unique student needs. She is the author of Essential Tips for Special Education Leaders now available on Amazon. Dr. Cotton has been in education for over twenty years, where she has served as an educator, school, and district administrator.  Dr. Cotton is passionate about providing equitable services for students with various needs who are served under Special Education, English Speakers of Other Languages, and Section 504 with College Transition and Career Readiness.

Dr. Cotton has a distinguished background in providing professional development and educating adult learners about diverse learners. Through Edufaith, Dr. Cotton aspires to support and restore faith in education for students, parents, teachers through community resources using her expertise in individualized learning.

Nakia is the proud mother of two sons Kaylon and Kristian.  She attended Florida A&M University, where she obtained her Bachelor's in Elementary Education and a Master’s degree in Educational Leadership. Nakia has her Doctorate in Educational Leadership from Clark Atlanta University. 

 

SERVICES

Your Educational Consultant and Strategic Partner

Edufaith educates families, counsels, and supports clients through individualized attention, guidance, and research with expertise in college planning's multifaceted processes. As an experienced educator with over 20 years of experience, I understand the importance of your student's future and take pleasure in providing them with valuable resources, especially those students with special needs and proper guidance that will be essential throughout the educational journey.  I also understand that education and leadership are an ever-changing and challenging profession where educators and leaders need coaching and support.

TRANSITION, POST-SECONDARY AND CAREER CONSULTATION AND COACHING

Paths to Success

Edufaith educates families, counsels, and supports clients through individualized attention, guidance, and research with expertise in college planning's multifaceted processes. 

  • High School Foundation

  • College Overview and Search Process Assistance

  • College Visit and Application Assistance

  • Interview, Application and Preparation Techniques

  • General College Preparation Advice

  • College Post-Secondary Disability Application Process and Support

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LEADERSHIP AND TEACHING COACHING

Empowering Educators at All Levels

Edufaith works with educators in a variety of areas because educators' roles are multifaceted. School districts offer great teacher and educational leader programs, however, individual coaching and support from your employer can be intimidating.  Edufaith consultation services provide coaching and support in requested target areas.
Our goals are to support teachers and leaders beyond the employer in a non-evaluative way model. With effective recommendations and strategies, collaborative meetings, and feedback to ensure that all educators are heard.

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SPECIAL EDUCATION, SECTION 504 AND DIVERSE LEARNER PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT OUTSOURCE, RESOURCES, AND CONSULTATION

An Educator with Heart Approach

Edufaith values the importance of each student's diverse future and takes pleasure in providing valuable resources to support diverse learners.
Edufaith outsources to consultants to provide professional development, support, and resources according to the laws and content relating to the Individuals with Disabilities Act (Special Education), English Speakers of Other Language, and the Office of Civil Rights (Section 504) under the Americans with Disabilities Amendment Act.

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DISSERTATION COACHING

The Path to Success

Edufaith offers dissertation coaching that will help you assist with the dissertation or thesis process. As a former doctorate student, I know and understand that dissertation preparation can be overwhelming and stressful. Edufaith understands graduate students' needs and what it takes to be successful in graduate school. My goal is to help you guide you through the dissertation or thesis process by assisting with information, time management strategies, and realistic work plans for dissertation completion.
Edufaith will mentor, provide feedback, and assist through practices that can help alleviate barriers to finishing such as anxiety, negative thinking, procrastination, and other common obstacles from Chapter One to your doctoral defense.

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Edufaith offers free one time consultations. Some services are offered based on the location. Edufaith services the surrounding Metro-Atlanta areas, Georgia and Florida.

 

EDUFAITH CONSULTING

See what Edufaith has to offer.

 

IEP ESSENTIAL 101 AND SECTION 504 MINI BOOKS

A Brief Overview of Programs

Services for students with disabilities can be daunting and often intimidating. When presented with the various options, educational acronyms, and procedures, anyone may feel overwhelmed by the content. The books offer a condensed version of the services in less than 50 pages from the Essential Book Series.

 

ESSENTIAL TIPS FOR PARENTS LAUNCH PARTY

Watch the Virtual Launch Party for the Essential Tips for Parents Book!

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ESSENTIAL TIPS FOR PARENTS VIRTUAL PARTY

December 2021

View the Essential Tips for Parents Virtual Launch Party.