Nicole Bradeen is a senior associate with the Great Schools Partnership. For the past 20 years, Nicole has collaboratively led schools and programs as a teacher, coach, and administrator, always with a focus on diversity and equity issues. Nicole’s passions include helping schools develop meaningful curriculum that involves personalized learning programs so that all students can reach their goals, and supporting students who have been traditionally underserved. Nicole earned a BA from Tufts University, a master’s degree in education from Lesley College, and a master’s degree in educational leadership from Teachers College, Columbia University. She enjoys spending time with family, traveling, cooking, and exploring the outdoors. Nicole lives on Peaks Island in Maine’s Casco Bay.