Speaker Profile - Melissa Stewart

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Region: New England
Age Levels: 5-10
Will Travel: Anywhere in the world
Skype Visit: Yes
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Bio:
Melissa Stewart is the award-winning author of more than 150 science books for children. After earning a bachelor’s degree in biology from Union College in Schenectady, NY, and a master’s degree in science journalism from New York University, Melissa worked as a children’s book editor for nine years before becoming a fulltime writer in 2000. She has written everything from board books for preschoolers to magazine articles for adults. When Melissa isn’t writing or exploring the natural world, she spends time speaking at schools, libraries, nature centers, and educator conferences. She is a member of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators Board of Advisors.


Presentation Description:
For information about science and writing programs for students, please visit my website: www.melissa-stewart.com