Carolee Dean is an author of award-winning young adult fiction. She is also board-certified speech-language pathologist, a dyslexia therapist, former president of the Southwest Branch of the International Dyslexia Association, and a frequent speaker at educational conferences.

Story Frames for Teaching Literacy: Enhancing Student Learning Through the Power of Storytelling (Brookes Publishing, April 2021). Contains more than 35 adaptable lesson plans and a complete package of online support materials as well as story analyses for 32 popular children’s books. Story Frames is an engaging and creativity-inspiring resource that any educator can start using right away. You’ll rely on it year after year to strengthen your students’ skills and instill a lifelong love of reading and writing in every learner.

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