Ms. Victoria “Victorious” Eley is a wholistic educator, trans-national movement builder and founder of Califa Consulting. Los Angeles born, California raised Victoria emancipated as a foster child from the State of California on her 18th birthday. The day after her high school graduation, Victoria began studying at California State University, Fullerton, where she earned a B.A. in Ethnic Studies and a B.S. in Child & Adolescent Development. As a student at CSU Fullerton, Victoria studied, taught and conducted research in Ghana, West Africa, at the University of Ghana, Legon. Upon completing her undergraduate education, Ms. Eley moved to the San Francisco Bay Area in the summer of 2009, where she attended MILLS College, earning both her California Teaching Credential and Masters Degree in Education, with an emphasis on Curriculum and Instruction.
In addition to her academic pursuits, Ms. Eley has also completed various wholistic health and wellness certifications:
Victoria enjoys spending time in nature, partaking in local and international adventures, sun bathing, ceremonial and secular dance, reading, eating healthy and delicious foods and self energy healing.
MILLS College; Oakland, Ca
Multiple Subject Teaching Credential
Masters In Education: Curriculum & Instruction
Lead Teacher: Malcolm X Academy; San Francisco, Ca
Developed culturally responsive and wholistic wellness centered pedagogy and curriculum through daily community circles, meditation, dance, gardening, yoga and project based learning. Organized young ladies support group to address female interpersonal relationships, hygiene, and character building. Facilitated equity professional development seminars for staff to clarify and improve the role they play in supporting tier 3 students. Partnered with parents in Parent Teacher Organization to bridge academic culture with students’ home lives.
2013 - 2019
Guest Lecturer - UC Berkeley; Underground Scholars
Healing Ancestral Trauma Series; Healing Justice
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Time spent as a member of KRST Unity, Ogun Dei, Kiaketzalli & Klikor, Ghana, contributed to my wholistic healing training. Additionally Black African indigenous tradition, culture and spiritual science of the Kemetic, Afa, Curanderismo & Yoga lineages played integral roles in my wholistic healing development.
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