Nicole is a master teaching artist in arts integration. She has worked in schools grades K-12 teaching classroom curriculum with movement in subjects ranging from chemistry, literature, social studies, biology, early reading skills and more. She leads workshops for students, classroom teachers, professional development and teaching artists on how to integrate movement and the arts into learning. Nicole has been a guest teaching artist at Jacob’s Pillow in Massachusetts, for the City of Hartford public schools in Connecticut, and is currently working at the High Museum of Art and the Alliance Arts for Learning Institute Woodruff Arts Center in Atlanta.
Above left: 3rd grade students studying geography and creating islands
Above right: 9th grade writing teacher and students responding to Andy Goldsworthy visual prompt.
Bottom: 10th grade students using visual mapping and developing material based on The Maltese Falcon by Dashiel Hammet.