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Michael F. Opitz


Michael F. Opitz is professor emeritus of reading education at the University of Northern Colorado, where he taught undergraduate and graduate courses. An author and literacy consultant, Michael provides inservice and staff development sessions and presents at state and international conferences and also works with elementary school teachers to plan, teach, and evaluate lessons focused on different aspects of literacy. He is the author and coauthor of numerous books, articles, and reading programs.



Books by Michael F.

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Engaging Minds in Science and Math Classrooms: The Surprising Power of Joy (E-Book)

By Eric Brunsell et al.


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