B.A. in History, Yale University; M.A. in Social Studies Education, Pace University. Nicole started her teaching career as a NYC Teaching Fellow at Frederick Douglass Academy VII in Brooklyn, serving as a Global Studies Instructor, Lead Teacher and Coordinator of Student Activities and has helped to establish her school’s social studies curriculum. She received a New York State Assembly Citation for being an “Exceptional Educator.” Nicole also serves a NYCTF Teacher Selector, reviewing applications and interviewing prospective fellows.