school of education

Chafee Hall, 10 Chafee Rd, Kingston, RI 02881


Think Big, We Do.
Rhode Island Seal

Nicole Hersey

Nicole Hersey
  • Lecturer
  • Secondary Education, Mathematics
  • Phone: 401.874.4165
  • Email:


Nicole Hersey is a Lecturer at the University of Rhode Island, with a dual appointment to the School of Education and Department of Mathematics.

She currently holds a Master’s degree in Education from the University of Rhode Island.  Her scholarship focuses on the learning of mathematics, mathematical thinking, and pedagogical content knowledge.


  • Learning of mathematics
  • Mathematical thinking
  • Pedagogical content knowledge


  • M.A., Education, University of Rhode Island, 2012
  • B.A.s, Secondary Education & Mathematics, 2009


Articles (peer-reviewed)

de Groot, C. & Hersey, N. (2015). When products are sums. New York State Mathematics Teachers’ Journal, 65(1), 22-28.


Peno, K., Hersey, N., Olson, R., Sergent, C., & Reed, S. (2016). TASC for Dummies. Edison, NJ: John Wiley & Sons.


de Groot, C. & Hersey, N. (2015, October). When products are sums. Co-presenter at Association of Teachers of Mathematics in New England, Portland, Maine.

Copyright © 2018 University of Rhode Island.

The University of Rhode Island
Think Big, We Do.
A-ZDirectoryContact UsJump to top