Providing comprehensive SEL solutions for forty years!

Our Authors

Browse Our Authors

Photo of Carrie Hartman

Carrie Hartman

Carrie Hartman is a freelance children’s book illustrator. She has received several illustration awards, including the Association of Educational Publishers award for best illustrated children’s book. She lives in a suburb of Minneapolis/St. Paul, Minnesota,…

Photo of Jean Holenko

Jean Holenko

Jean Holenko is a Responsive Classroom consulting teacher with over twenty-five years of teaching experience in both elementary and middle school settings. She has been using the Responsive Classroom approach with students since 2001 and…

Photo of Kirsten Lee Howard

Kirsten Lee Howard

Kirsten Lee Howard was born and raised in New England and currently lives in Northern Virginia. She is an avid reader, houseplant collector, and baker. She has taught special education, kindergarten, and first grade during…

Photo of Earl Hunter II

Earl Hunter II

Earl Hunter II is a fifth grade teacher at Oakwood Elementary School in North Hollywood, California, and a consulting teacher for Center for Responsive Schools. Earl has almost thirty years’ experience educating children, dating back…

Photo of Dana Januszka

Dana Januszka

Dana began her teaching career as a kindergarten teacher in South Brunswick, New  Jersey, and then taught kindergarten through fifth grade gifted and talented. She is currently a  Responsive Classroom consulting teacher.

Photo of Julie Kelly

Julie Kelly

Julie Kelly has taught third, fourth, and sixth grades, been a special subject teacher for PK–8, and served as an assistant principal for eight years. She has been using the Responsive Classroom approach in her…

Photo of Roxann Kriete

Roxann Kriete

Roxann Kriete taught at both the elementary and secondary levels during her thirty-five-year career in education. She began working at Northeast Foundation for Children (now Center for Responsive Schools) in 1985, retiring in 2011 after…

Photo of Susan Lattanzi Roser

Susan Lattanzi Roser

Susan Lattanzi Roser has been an educator since 1983. She taught pre-K through third grade for fifteen years, including in university lab school and magnet school settings. At the college level, Susan has taught courses…

Photo of Jodie Luongo

Jodie Luongo

With over twenty years of elementary school experience in both urban and suburban classrooms, Jodie Luongo is currently a math specialist for grades K–5 in the Connecticut public schools. A transplant from the business world…

Photo of Larissa Marantz

Larissa Marantz

Larissa Marantz is a children’s book illustrator and animator. After working as an animation artist on the Nickelodeon television shows Rugrats and Rocket Power, she illustrated a dozen books for Simon & Schuster and Random…

Pin It on Pinterest