Malick Kouyate holds a Doctoral Degree in Education from the University of Pittsburgh (1999 ), a Masters Degree in Public Policies and Management (MPM) from Carnegie Mellon University (1995) and a Bachelor Degree in Philosophy from the University of Conakry, Guinea.
After 40 years of professional experiences in Education, Dr. Kouyate is a well known educational scholar, philosopher, poet, inspirational writer and a motivational speaker. He is the author of How To Educate All For Excellence (Trafford Publishing, 2013) and the co-founder of All For Excellence In Education (AFEIE).
Dr. Kouyate believes that to Educate All For Excellence is to inspire all children in general and all open-minded teens, adolescent and young adults in particular to know why and how to enjoy and share their 4 deepest educational needs for Belonging, for relative Independence, for Dialogical Encounter and for Self-navigation.
Dr. Kouyate’s mission in life is to inspire life learning and life changing experiences relevant to healthy self-love, spiritual love, unconditional love, forgiveness, healing, wholeness, ultimate meaning, inner peace, peace with one another within and across different cultures.
He believes that true and long lasting love for all, including for our hurtful friends and foes, is our smoothest road to a more meaningful and peaceful life in a more meaningful and peaceful world for every thinking soul.