Nirmala Ramsaran has a passion for teaching. She has been an educator in both public and private schools for over a decade. She is an English as a New Language (ENL) teacher in Oceanside, New York, where she works with multilingual learners / English language earners in grades 9–12. As an ENL teacher, Nirmala teaches English in both stand-alone and collaborative teaching environments. She holds a master’s degree in teaching and is currently pursuing a doctoral degree in educational leadership.