"Maria M. has an M.A. in English with an emphasis on place-based education and a B.A. in Elementary Education. She has taught high school in India, and grade school, middle school and college in Montana for the past decade. Along with teaching English, Debate and Dramatics, she was Interim Associate Head of School at Headwaters Academy, a progressive, classical independent school in Bozeman, Montana. She is currently owner of a site that offers Discussion Guides and Lesson Plans for authors who "