Company Overview

Learning Matters is an early childhood consultancy that provides customized support for those who lead in early learning settings for children from birth through age 8. We specialize in crafting solutions for leadership preparation and development, including 1:1 coaching, small group professional learning communities, and training facilitation.

“My Mission is to help others design, build and expand excellent early learning environments.”

– Eboni Walker, M.Ed.

Eboni N. Walker, M.Ed. has spent her career in service to providing high-quality education for young children.

A former early childhood educator, Eboni has worked with children and families from a variety of backgrounds and understands the impact of relationships, place, and resiliency in the pursuit of equitable educational opportunities.

Over the past 20 years, Eboni has emerged in the field, cultivating a broad background in early childhood education, professional development, educational advocacy, policy and research services, and leadership development.

While her work in education has taken her across the country, Eboni is most proud of the work she has accomplished in her hometown of New Orleans, serving as the founding Executive Director of John W. Hoffman Early Learning Center, the city’s first charter school based diverse-by-design child care center, serving nearly 150 children ages six weeks to five years old.

Most recently, her role in early childhood has expanded to designing customized professional learning experiences for leaders in the field.

Eboni is eager to help individuals and organizations design, build, and strengthen high quality learning environments for young children.

Hear what professionals have to say about working with Eboni!

Eboni N. Walker, Founding Executive Director,
John W. Hoffman Early Learning Center
Ribbon-cutting ceremony,
October 2017

New Orleans City Council Presentation and Proclamation for “Advocacy for Early Childhood Development Programs”

June 7, 2018 Meeting