Author Bio

Danielle L. DeFauw, assistant professor of education, teaches reading and language arts at the University of Michigan-Dearborn. Her research focuses on teacher-writers' authentic writing instruction. daniellp@umich.edu

Julie Anne Taylor, professor of education, teaches social studies methods and multicultural education at the University of Michigan-Dearborn. Her research focuses on arts integration. j ulietay@umich.edu

Okezie lroha is a full-time social studies teacher at the Douglass Academy for Young Men in Detroit. He is the head of the social studies department. okezie.iroha@detroitkl2.org


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