Author Bio

Caryn M. King received her Ph.D. in reading from the University of Pittsburgh in 1991. Since then she has been teaching at Grand Valley State University and is a professor in the College of Education. Her research interests include content area reading, comprehension, international education, and working with in-service teachers.

Stephen R. Mattox received a Ph.D. in geology from Northern Illinois University in 1992. From 1991-1994 he was a lecturer at the University of Hawaii at Hilo. After two years as an exploration geologist in Australia and Indonesia, he moved to west Michigan. He is currently an associate professor of geology at Grand Valley State University. Steve's primary interest is training future teachers.


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