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Jane Feber taught language arts in Jacksonville, FL, for thirty-six years. Her innovative teaching style has won her many awards, including the 2008 NMSA Distinguished Educator Award, 2006 NCTE Edwin A. Hoey Award, 2002 Gladys Prior Award for Teaching Excellence, and Duval County Teacher of the Year. She is the author of Creative Book Reports, Active Word Play, and Student Engagement is FUNdamental and is a contributing author of the 2012/2010 Prentice Hall literature series.  Jane presents at conferences across the country and is available for professional development in schools.

Photo of Amy Seely FlintAmy Seely Flint
is an Associate Professor in the College of Education at Georgia State University. Her research interests include critical literacy, early literacy development, and teacher professional development. She is currently the lead researcher on Project PAL South Africa, a literacy based initiative funded by a USAID grant. Amy also serves as a professional development liaison in metro-Atlanta schools, supporting teachers' conceptual and pedagogical shifts in literacy instruction. Amy is co-editor of the NCTE journal Language Arts, and has a number of publications (Theory into Practice, Reading Teacher, Journal of Literacy Research, Elementary School Journal) and books (Literate Lives: Teaching Reading and Writing in K-6 Classrooms; New Methods of Literacy Research (Ed.)). She enjoys teaching and working with teachers and pre-service teachers.

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