Contributor Bios

Meera Patankar

Meera Patankar received her M.Ed. in integrated learning from Antioch University New England in the spring of 2004. After working as a multicultural educator at the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology and the Mariposa Museum of World Cultures in New Hampshire, she now teaches social studies to sixth graders at Lakeside School in Seattle, Washington. She lives in Seattle, where she enjoys the best of urban life and the surrounding wilderness of the Pacific Northwest.