Patty McGee is the author of the upcoming book Writers Workshop Made Simple: 7 Essentials for Every Classroom and Every Writer with Benchmark Education. She often hosts the Teachers Talk Shop podcast. Patty has been an educator of all sorts for 26 years. Her first and bestselling book is Feedback that Moves Writers Forward: How to Escape Correcting Mode to Transform Student Writing. Tweet Patty at @pmgmcgee. Elizabeth Pappas works in Education as a Dual Language classroom teacher, Bilingual Language Arts Specialist, English Learner Resource Teacher, Literacy Consultant, Presenter, and Author. She is part of the faculty in the Education Studies Department, UCSD where she teaches classes and supervises student teachers.