Author Bio

Laura Buck is a special education teacher consultant in Dearborn Public Schools.

Danielle Frimenko is a special education resource room teacher at Canton Charter Academy in Canton, MI.

Cynthia Richardson is a kindergarten teacher and administrative intern at Crescent Academy Charter School in Southfield, MI.

Rachel Ward teaches first grade at Holy Cross Catholic School in Marine City, MI.


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