About the Authors

Jennifer KleinJennifer Klein
Reading specialist for Montgomery County Public Schools in Rockville, Maryland. She has also worked as a classroom, gifted and talented, and staff development teacher. She holds a Master of Education degree from the University of Maryland, College Park. Over the past several years, Jenny has brought her love of literacy and art together to create after-school and summer workshops for children, including the Artist/Readers’ Workshop and the Artist/Writers’ Workshop.

Elizabeth StuartElizabeth (Lisa) Stuart
Teacher of elementary art for nine years and has been the content specialist for art, theatre, and dance for Montgomery County Public Schools in Rockville, MD for the past five years. She loves finding ways for children to use art to deepen their understanding of other subjects and believes that all children can access the same level of understanding in different ways. Lisa lives in Silver Spring, Maryland with her husband, Dan, a metal sculptor, and her two children, Caitlin, and Colin.