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Heather Wolpert-Gawron

Heather Wolpert-Gawron is an award-winning middle school teacher, blogger, and author of such books as Writing Behind Every Door: Teaching Common Core Writing in the Content Areas and ~Tween Crayons and Curfews: Tips for Middle School Teachers. She has authored three series of workbooks: Internet Literacy for grades 3-8, Project Based Writing, grades 3-8, and Nonfiction Reading Strategies for the Common Core, grades 1-7. She is currently working on a compilation of original Project Based Learning units to be published by Routledge Publications for summer, 2015. Heather has a masters in Instructional Design and Technology with an online learning emphasis and is also the coach of her school's award-winning middle school Speech & Debate team.

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