ShaLeka Covington

Title/Name: Ms. ShaLeka Covington

Position: Instructional Coach



Salem College, Winston Salem, NC – 2005 – BA: Business Administration & History
East Carolina University, Greenville, NC – 2009 – Masters of Arts in Teaching
Liberty University, Lynchburg, VA – Current – Educational Doctorate in Instruction and Curriculum


ShaLeka Covington is looking forward to starting her third year at TCEA as the Instructional Coach. She is a North Caroina native and grew up just south of Fayetteville in Richmond County. She currently lives in Dunn, NC with her three girls and dog, Boe. She strongly believes that education is the true equalizer of the world and that every child has the ability to succeed. She entered into education to be part of the fight towards educational equity for all students regardless of their zip code, family income or race.
Personal Motto: Work from your why, not your what. Wake up every day and enter work remembering why we do it, not operating from a check list.