B.A. English Education from Brooklyn College; M.S. in Reading Education from Long Island University. Gisele began her career in education in Brooklyn, New York at Borough Academies where she taught for four years. Gisele has also served as a mentor to several NYC Teaching Fellows and an adjunct instructor at Hudson County Community College in New Jersey where she taught Remedial English. Gisele has created curriculum for 9-12 grades and conducted professional workshops on classroom management and literacy instruction. Currently, she teaches English Language Arts at Independence High School in Manhattan, where she serves as Lead English Teacher.