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Douglas Fisher, Ph.D., is Professor of Educational Leadership at San Diego State University and a teacher leader at Health Sciences High & Middle College. He is the recipient of an IRA Celebrate Literacy Award, NCTE’s Farmer Award for Excellence in Writing, as well as a Christa McAuliffe Award for Excellence in Teacher Education. He is also the author of PLC+, The PLC+ Playbook, This is Balanced Literacy, The Teacher Clarity Playbook, Grades K-12, Teaching Literacy in the Visible Learning Classroom for Grades K-5 and Grades 6-12Visible Learning for Mathematics, Grades K-12The Teacher Credibility and Collective Efficacy Playbook, and several other Corwin books. 

Nancy Frey, Ph.D., is Professor of Literacy in the Department of Educational Leadership at San Diego State University. The recipient of the 2008 Early Career Achievement Award from the National Reading Conference, she is also a teacher-leader at Health Sciences High & Middle College and a credentialed special educator, reading specialist, and administrator in California. She has been a prominent Corwin author, publishing numerous books including PLC+The PLC+ PlaybookThis is Balanced LiteracyThe Teacher Clarity Playbook, Grades K-12Engagement by DesignRigorous Reading, Texas EditionThe Teacher Credibility and Collective Efficacy Playbookand many more. 

To view Doug and Nancy’s books and services, please visit Fisher and Frey Professional Learning. 

Nicole Law, Ph.D., is a full-time Professional Learning Consultant with Corwin and works with teachers and leaders across the country. As a dynamic and passionate educator, Nicole focuses her work around developing strong teacher teams, leading for equity, implementing high-impact practices for all learners, and increasing engagement and achievement for English Learners. Prior to her role with Corwin, Nicole served as a Curriculum Coordinator in the Metropolitan School District of Wayne Township in Indianapolis, Indiana. 

Doug, Nancy, and Nicole’s new book, Comprehension, Grades K-12, will be publishing in September, 2020.