A former elementary teacher in Alberta, Canada,
Shelley Stagg Peterson, Ph.D. is a professor in the
Department of Curriculum, Teaching and Learning
at the University of Toronto, Canada. Her
current research involves kindergarten, grade 1 and
Aboriginal Head Start Teachers in action research
designed to support children’s oral language and
writing through play. For questions, comments,
or additional information please contact her at
Peterson, Shelley Stagg
"Dramatic Play Supports Children's Writing in Kindergarten and Grade One,"
Michigan Reading Journal: Vol. 48
, Article 10.