B.A. in History, Fordham University; M.S. in History Education, Lehman College. Nicole joined the New York City Department of Education as a Teaching Fellow in 2003. Over the past seven years Nicole has taught a variety of high school History courses ranging from Regents prep to International Baccalaureate. Nicole serves as the Content Team Leader of the History Department, Director of Student Activities, and Coordinator of the After School Program at her school. Nicole’s goal is to lead an urban high school that emphasizes college preparedness and establishes a culture that fosters academic and personal excellence for all students.