Mrs. Deidra Murphy Steed is an Educational and Curriculum Specialist, who has worked with the Little Flower brand since 2020. A National Board Certified Teacher (NBCT), she has over thirty years of experience in education.
Mrs. Steed holds a Master of Education in Curriculum from Appalachian State University, Boone, NC., and a Bachelor of Arts, Education from Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC.
Mrs. Steed has numerous licenses and certifications, including: Master Literacy Trainer Certification, Dunn and Dunn Learning Styles Certification, Renewal of National Board Certification, Early Childhood Generalist, State Level Eric Jensen Certification, Certified Trainer, North Carolina Teacher Academy in areas of multiple intelligences, brain-based learning, cooperative learning, differentiation, and National Board support (Trained by various experts- multiple intelligences- David Lazear; brain based learning- Eric Jensen, David Sousa, Pat Wolfe; cooperative learning- Roger Johnson, differentiation- Carol Ann Tomlinson), mClass Reading assessment and reading strategies, AIG Certification, added to North Carolina certificate 1999 National Board Certification, Early Childhood Generalist 1989 North Carolina Teaching Certificate, G.
Currently, she serves as the CEO of Steed Educational Consult, LLC. The company is an Educational Services Provider.