Brenda A. Van Dixhorn, M.A.Ed., has been working in the field of education for more than 20 years. Most of her teaching has been in the primary grades, but she has experience with early childhood through adult education. She now writes educational resources for teachers and students.
Mary Vreeman, M.A., has been a classroom teacher, reading coach, and district-level "coach for the reading coaches." For the past five years, she has recruited, hired, and trained reading coaches for over 120 schools in Hillsborough County, Florida.