We now have a deep financial literacy after-school program for 10th-12th graders - find out more here.
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We We’re Featured on Better Leaders Better Schools We were featured on the award-winning Better Leaders Better Schools podcast! This episode doesn’t officially drop until mid-November, BUT… they graciously gave me a special link to share with you now – watch it now here. Together, we can create an environment where kids are seen in their fullness and Read More
The Launch of Financial Titans – Financial Literacy Program We’re THRILLED to announce…. Illuminated Life School is launching a mental health & well-being and deep financial literacy after-school program for at-risk high school students in Puerto Rico called Financial Titans! 💰💵 Here’s how it works: We feed students a filling whole-food meal each night of the Read More
NY Public Schools Made the Wrong Decision — Here’s Why We Should NOT Ban AI In Schools. In early January of 2023, the New York Public School system announced that it was banning ChatGPT from all of its school devices. I’m going to say bluntly: I think this was an incredibly unwise decision for several Read More
What We’ve Accomplished + 2023 Plans To hear the story behind Illuminated Life School, our mission and our three phase plan, watch this 7-minute video. What We’ve Done So Far When we first launched our plan was to open a 100-child physical school in Humacao, Puerto Rico (private school with sliding scale tuition – affordable Read More
BIG Thank You + Event Photos and Videos A note from our founder, Heidi DeCoux… I’ll admit, I’m tiiiiired tonight, but it’s a good tired. My heart is swelled with gratitude. Thanks to all of our supporters we had two fun & successful charity events this week. Several people came up to me in tears Read More
A Note From Our Founder, Heidi DeCoux I’m wired to see possibility. From the time I was a little kid, I was always noticing how things were and imagining how they could be. I’m always curious about creative ways to solve a problem or achieve a goal — not the way everyone else is going Read More
NFT Art Cocktail Party Come play at the world’s first NFT Art Gallery, located in Old San Juan Puerto Rico. You’ll be hearing from leading NFT and blockchain experts about the future of NFT’s, learning exactly what NFT’s are and how they’re changing our world. A variety of local artists will be displaying and Read More
Important Timeline Update An important update from our founder, Heidi DeCoux… “I’ve poured thousands of hours and six figures of my own money into the non-profit I founded, Illuminated Life School, with the goal of bringing into fruition my dream of developing a revolutionary new model of education. A model that’s an open source and becomes Read More
We Need Your Support Friends and supporters of the Illuminated Life School vision, we’re reaching out to you with an update and a request for your ongoing support! When we originally launched in early 2020, we planned to open our first physical school in Humacao, Puerto Rico in fall of 2022, with plans to open Read More
Fall 2021 Progress Report Biggest news first! Our first Illuminated Life School will be opening in Humacao in August of 2022, and we’re excited to announce that it will be grades K-6! The school will start out small our first year so that we can really get our feet under us and co-create an amazing school Read More