Author Bio

Tanya Christ is an assistant professor of reading and language arts at Oakland University, Rochester, Ml. Dr. Christ teaches courses on the diagnosis and correction of reading difficulties. She teaches a service-learning course at the Baldwin Center in Pontiac, Ml, which provides an opportunity for pre-service teachers to learn hands-on through interactions with the children who attend the center's after-school program.

Ron Cramer is Distinguished Professor of Education at Oakland University in the Department of Reading and Language Arts where he directs the reading and writing clinics and teaches courses in reading, writing, and language arts. Dr. Cramer is the recipient of the State of Michigan Governor's Award for Outstanding Teaching and Oakland University's Teaching Excellence Award


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