_Jennifer Padgett, M. Ed., holds a Bachelor of Science degree in English from Evangel University and a Masters of Education in Language Arts and Literacy from New England College. Padgett holds a Maine state teaching certificate, has spent the last twenty years teaching both writing and reading to all levels, and is currently teaching diploma and college prep writing classes through adult education. Mrs. Padgett's literary publications can be found in two online magazines: The Old Schoolhouse and Adoption Today. When not happily teaching, she enjoys updating her website: thewriteheart.com, working as an educational consultant, and being an online writing coach for students of all ages. Recently, both Padgett and her daughter have been working on a soon-to-be published book called The Newest Flower.