Elijah Armstrong graduated from the Harvard Graduate School of Education, where he earned his Masters in Education Policy and Management. Following graduation, he worked as a Dean’s Education Fellow with Boston Public Schools. Elijah graduated with his Bachelors in Education and Public Policy from Penn State. While there interned in the office of Congressman Ed Perlmutter, and the office of Senator Bob Casey through the American Association of People with Disabilities. He is currently a fellow at the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation. Elijah also founded Equal Opportunities for Students where he runs the Heumann-Armstrong Award, an educational award for students with disabilities.