Susan O'Connell is the editor of Heinemann's Math Process Standards series, as well as the author its volumes Introduction to Problem Solving (grades PreK - 2, 3 - 5, and 6 - 8) and Introduction to Communication (grades PreK - 2, 3 - 5, and 6 - 8). She also wrote the popular Now I Get It (Heinemann, 2005). Sue has a varied background, including years as a classroom teacher, a school-based instructional specialist, a testing coordinator, a talented-and-gifted teacher, a district school-improvement specialist, and a university professional-development schools coordinator. Currently she is a project consultant for a federal teacher-quality grant in the College of Education at the University of Maryland. Additionally, she is an educational consultant, conducts mathematics seminars for teachers throughout the country, and a Heinemann Professional Development Provider.Susan O'Connell is the author of 'Now I Get It: Strategies for Building Confident and Competent Mathematicians, K-6', published 2005 under ISBN 9780325007663 and ISBN 0325007667.