"Our goal is to support and develop your professional skill as you make continual decisions about what and how to teach. It's our hope thatTQWwill make your classroom hum with writing!"
JoAnn Portalupi and Ralph Fletcher are friends of writing teachers everywhere. JoAnn and Ralph are co-authors
of Writing Workshop: The Essential Guide,Craft Lessons, and Nonfiction Craft Lessons. Ralph's books
teachers include What a Writer Needs, Walking Trees, and Breathing in, Breathing Out: Keeping a Writer's Notebook.
They have worked in schools around the US and abroad helping teachers find better ways of teaching writing. Ralph and JoAnn live
with their sons in New Hampshire.