Dr. Christy McConnell is Professor of Educational Foundations and Curriculum Studies in the College of Education and Behavioral Sciences at the University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, Colorado. Her research interests include aesthetic and ecological perspectives of curriculum and teaching. She is the former Editor for Curriculum and Teaching Dialogue and has published several articles in the area of curriculum, ecological education, and the arts in education, the latter of which can be found HERE. Her piece titled "Complementary Curriculum: The Work of Ecologically Minded Teachers" can be found in
The Curriculum Studies Reader.