Meenoo Rami

Meenoo Rami, author of Thrive, is a national board certified teacher who taught students English in Philadelphia for ten years.  She has shared her classroom practice at various national and regional conferences including NCTE, ISTE, ASCD, ILA, EduCon, and the National Writing Project’s Urban Sites Conference.  The founder of #engchat, an international Twitter chat for English teachers, Meenoo has also been a teacher-consultant for the Philadelphia Writing Project and an educational consultant with The Educator Collaborative. Meenoo is currently on a two-year assignment as a teaching fellow with the Gates Foundation, where she is working to help teachers refine their practice through collaboration.