Marcy Stein

March Stein is a professor at University of Washington-Tacoma School of Education where she is one of the founding faculty members of the Education Program. She has published extensively in the areas of both special education and general education on reading and mathematics instruction, curriculum analysis, and textbook adoption. In 2006, she received the Distinguished Scholarship Award. In 2015, she and her colleagues received the UWT Community Engagement Award for her work with high-need partner schools. Dr. Stein also has a wealth of experience working in Follow Through, teacher education and consulting with teachers and administrators throughout the country.


Diane Kinder is a professor at the University of Washington-Tacoma School of Education. She has extensive experience teaching general and special education in public, private, and Department of Defense schools. She has received awards for K-12 and university teaching, and has published in both special education and general education journals. In 2015, she and her colleagues received the UWT Community Engagement Award for her work with high-need partner schools.