Author Biographies

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Wolsey, T. D. & Fisher, D. (2018). Predicting to Learn: Learning to Predict, updated eBook edition. Temecula, CA: IAIE

Author Biographies

Thomas DeVere Wolsey, Ed.D. teaches graduate courses in research and undergraduate courses in education in the Graduate School of Education at The American University in Cairo. He leads professional development for teachers in Guatemala, Mexico, China, on the Hopi Reservation and throughout the United States, among other places.  He is the author or co-author of seven books for teachers and teacher educators with two more in development. Dr. Wolsey has developed training materials for the California Department of Education, TextProject, and San Diego State University.  His interests include exploring intersections of literacy and technology, middle grades and secondary literacy practices, teacher preparation, and green school design.  Link to IAIEUS About Tom Wolsey Page 

Douglas Fisher, Ph.D. joined the Department of Educational Leadership in 2011 having served as Professor of Language and Literacy Education in the Department of Teacher Education at San Diego State University since 1998. In addition, he is a teacher and administrator at Health Sciences High & Middle College. He has served as a teacher, language development specialist, and administrator in public schools and non-profit organizations, including 8 years as the Director of Professional Development for the City Heights Collaborative, a time of increased student achievement in some of San Diego’s urban schools. http://newscenter.sdsu.edu/education/educational-leadership/douglasfisher.aspx