B.A. in Political Science and English, Bates College; M.S. in Teaching Adolescent English, Pace University. Rahel joined Teach For America in 2005 and was placed as a founding member of Mott Hall Bronx High School. Within that environment, Rahel has designed curricula and taught across all four grades. As a founding member, Rahel has contributed to the development of the school culture, curriculum and leadership. In addition to teaching, she currently serves as the 11th Grade Team Leader and International Baccalaureate Diploma Program Coordinator.