Susan is an award-winning writer and advisor on family and children issues. Her books and programs have been called “a beautiful celebration of family life,” empowering parents and children to connect—with each other, with other families, and with the world around them. Her most recent book, The Classic Treasury of Childhood Wonders, National Geographic, 2010, has become a best seller and a must have for all families with young children. Susan is the founder of Curiosity Kits, FamilyStories, and most recently Curiosityville. Susan has developed successful partnerships and collaborations with many organizations supporting parent engagement, such as Johns Hopkins University, Harvard Graduate School of Education, Temple University, Baltimore City School’s Family Institute, University of Delaware, Families and Work Institute, National Geographic Society, Sylvan Learning Systems, and The Walt Disney Company to name a few.