Dr. Nicholas P. Triplett is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Education in the Department of Middle, Secondary, and K12 Education. He earned a Ph.D. in Curriculum & Instruction (Urban Education) from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte in 2018. Dr. Triplett was a former high school social studies teacher, a facilitator at non-traditional independent schools and educational co-ops. His primary research interest centers on educational equity, school discipline, and the role of schools in social class reproduction. Dr. Triplett has authored numerous peer reviewed articles and book chapters, and his work has been presented at state, national, and international educational conferences. He currently serves as member and chair of the board of directors at other local charter schools.