Nicole Greene

Guest Blogger

Teacher/Administrator

San Francisco, California

Nicole Greene is an exceptional needs educator and administrator for upper elementary students in San Francisco, California. Before moving West, Nicole lived and taught students with exceptionalities in grades 4-12 in New York City. She earned her education degree at Stony Brook University and is a proud Seawolf alum.

Nicole has committed her career to working exclusively with students with a variety of exceptionalities and learning needs, focusing on equity and advocacy, as well as supporting fellow educators in providing meaningful instruction to students who learn differently. Nicole submitted for National Board Certification in 2019 and is patiently awaiting her results.

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Posted Sep. 10, 2019

Here’s Why Awards Over Rewards Is a Better Approach to Student Motivation

Student motivation can be an elusive goal for teachers. We try to think of “out of the box” strategies to…

By Nicole Greene

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Posted May 27, 2020

George Floyd’s Death Was Murder, Plain and Simple

As part of my job as an educator, I have, at times, had to restrain teenagers. I was trained to do so. It is my…

By Derek Davidson

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Posted May 29, 2020

Teachers Must Hold Themselves Accountable for Dismantling Racial Oppression

This week began with a hike in the woods for my family and me in the Shenandoah Valley State Park. Pre COVID-19, our outings consisted…

By Kelisa Wing

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Posted May 28, 2020

Without Internet Access, Our Most Vulnerable Children Are Locked Outside the Digital Schoolhouse Door

Philadelphia’s problem is America’s problem. If you want to go to school, see a doctor, apply for a job, enroll in training or receive government…

By Dirk Tillotson

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