Teresa Langness is an author, teacher educator and founder/board president of Full-Circle Learning, a global nonprofit organization based on the educational model of the same name. She has written on staff for leading educational companies and earned an honorary doctorate of fine arts for her creative works in multiple genres. She has authored at least 36 books and music CDs. Her works of fiction, nonfiction, poetry and curriculum span a range of topics, including the environment, literature, history and civil rights, and education. For more information on Full-Circle Learning, which serves 60 schools in 15 countries, see fullcirclelearning.org.