Mccarthy-Tucker, Sherri N.

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MCCARTHY-TUCKER, Sherri N. American, b. 1958. Genres: Novels, Poetry, Education. Career: Journalist and staff writer for newspaper, became managing editor and reporter, Phoenix, AZ, 1976-84; teacher in Phoenix of elementary school and gifted children, 1985-88, high school special education, 1989-91, college English, 1988- and educational psychology, 1991-; visiting professor of psychology in Phoenix, 1992-; psychology professor in Phoenix, 1994-. Consultant, research and grant writing for local businesses and school districts, 1991-. Publications: Metamorphosis-A Book of Poems, 1974; A Comparison of Three Methods of Teaching Reading, 1987; A Death in the Family, 1988; Coping with Special Needs Classmates, 1993; Roses in the Dust (novel), 1996. Address: 150 N. Rita Ln, Chandler, AZ 85226-7913, U.S.A.