Teri Cooper Brown is a full-time freelance writer & former gifted education teacher. •Teri writes articles on gifted education, parenting, family life, travel, as well as children's nonfiction.
•Her work has appeared in The Washington Post, Disney's Family Fun, Disney Family. com, Atlanta Style & Design magazine, and Baby Talk magazine.
•She was a contributing author for Duke University's Gifted Parent Letter, a journal for parents and teachers of gifted children.
•Teri is co-author of <Play, Think & Grow,> a teacher resource & activity book published by Abingdon Press.
•Mrs. Brown created children's curriculum used in United Methodist Churches around the world, also for Abington Press.
•Teri was an elementary gifted education resource teacher for 6 schools in Loudoun County, VA. She created & demonstrated 500+ lessons & independent study programs to help teachers stimulate and enrich superior learners.
Family, Children & Teenagers
Magazine - Large Consumer/National magazines
Book publishing - all
Total Media Industry Experience
Media Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)
The Washington Post (1-2), Disney’s Family Fun Magazine (1-2), Duke Univ Gifted Journal (3-5), Baby Talk Magazine (1-2), Atlanta Style & Design Magazine (1-2), Weekly Reader (3-5), Abingdon Press (6-10), Living With Children (3-5), DisneyFamily.com (1-2), Northstar Travel Publishing (1-2)
Corporate Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)
ASCD (Assn Supervision & Curriculum Development) (1-2)
Other Work History
Fulltime freelance writer since 1999
Part-time freelance writer, 1984 - 1999
•Gifted Ed Specialist/Resource Teacher
•Science Teacher - Summers
Smithsonian Museum of Natural History
The National Zoo, Washington, DC
•Child Development Instructor
David Lawrence Mental Health Center
Writing, limited photo editing
Microsoft Office 2010, Windows 10
Laptop Computer - Windows 10, Office 2010
IPhone with Internet
Mini Audio Recorder
Letter of reference from my editor at Duke University
Society of Children's Book Writers & Editors;
National Council for Gifted Education
National Science Teachers Assn