Meet the WOW Factor
Dr. Susan B. Neuman is a Professor and Chair of Teaching and Learning at New York University specializing in early literacy development. Previously, she was a Professor at the University of Michigan and served as the U.S. Assistant Secretary for Elementary and Secondary Education. She has written more than 100 articles, and authored and edited 11 books. Her most recent books are Giving Our Children a Fighting Chance: Poverty Literacy, and the Development of Information Capital (Teachers College Press, 2012); and All About Words: Increasing Vocabulary in the Common Core Classroom, Pre K-2 (Teachers College Press, 2013).
Follett School Solutions is the largest provider of educational materials and technology solutions to PreK-12 libraries, classrooms, learning centers and school districts in the United States, and a major supplier to educational institutions worldwide. World of Words combines the research and methodology developed by Dr. Susan B. Neuman with the Follett's title selection expertise. With relationships with thousands of publishers and a team of educators with advanced degrees, Follett's work on the World of Words demonstrates the ongoing commitment to finding the most relevant and developmentally appropriate content.