General Studies, 4th Grade
Nicole Dickson is a General Studies teacher for 4th Grade. She joined the Brandeis community in 2021 after teaching 3rd grade at Cayman International School in the Cayman Islands and 5th grade at Dostyk American International School in Kazakhstan. After years of teaching abroad, she is thrilled to be moving back to the Bay Area with her husband (and adopted Kazakh dog, Maya) where she began her teaching career as a resident teacher at Katherine Delmar Burke School in San Francisco. Nicole holds a B.A. in Liberal Studies and Elementary Education from San Francisco State University, and an M.Ed in Leadership in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of San Diego. Nicole has a deep knowledge of curricular resources and approaches, and experience building and mapping curriculum from scratch.