The authors of Scott Foresman Social Studies are nationally recognized experts, practitioners, and researchers. Their research continues to help identify the critical components that are essential for teaching children Social Studies.

Dr. Carol Berkin
City University of New York

Dr. M. Gail Hickey
Indiana University
Purdue University


Dr. Jim Cummins
University of Toronto

Dr. James B. Kracht
Texas A&M University


Geneva Gay
University of Washington

Dr. Bonnie Meszaros
University of Delaware


Rita Geiger
Norman Public Schools

Dr. C. Frederick Risinger
Indiana University


Dr. Allen D. Glenn
University of Washington

Sara Miranda Sanchez
Albuquerque Public Schools


Dr. Carole L. Hahn
Emory University