Nicole Doner has been involved in education for over twenty years with experience in rural, suburban, and urban settings. She earned her undergraduate degree in psychology at the University of Pittsburgh and went on to earn her teaching license at the University of Vermont. Nicole continues to be a lifelong learner and is currently working toward her master’s in education with a focus on curriculum and instruction. Nicole previously worked for Center for Responsive Schools in the roles of educational consultant and coach, program developer, and professional development designer. Although she currently lives in Vermont and loves hiking with her dog, Nicole was born in Philadelphia and is a lifelong Eagles and Flyers fan.