Frances works in educational tech and writes on the side.

Frances enjoys reading, binge-watching TV shows, and hanging out with her dog, Finn.


Jamie is a NY-based freelance writer. 

She lives in Brooklyn, but is originally from Central Jersey, and she currently writes for Bustle

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Margaret Kaminski is the former Assistant Editor of Choices. She loves writing for and about the complicated world of teenagers, and considers herself the foremost expert on Harry Potter plot holes and Harry Styles hairstyles. She is currently working as a freelance writer and editor in NYC.

To know more about Margaret, visit her website or read her musings and reality show live tweets on Twitter.


Brooke is an award-winning author and journalist.


Elizabeth Foy Larsen is the author of Unbored: The Essential Field Guide to Serious Fun  and Unbored Games: Serious Fun for Everyone. Her stories have appeared in many national magazines and newspapers, including The New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, Slate, Mother Jones, and Parents.


Jane is a freelance writer based in Florida. 


Kaitlin Menza is a writer and editor who frequently writes for teens. She has held positions at Teen Vogue and Seventeen. She lives in New York City.


Lori Gottlieb is a psychotherapist, parenting expert, and bestselling author of four books, including Stick Figure: A Diary of My Former Self.  She appears frequently as a guest on shows such as The Today Show, CNN, Good Morning America, Oprah Radio and NPR, and coaches people nationwide to help them live better lives.


Louise Rozett loves writing the teacher's guide for Choices

She is also a YA author, a playwright, a singer, and a Scholastic "lifer"—over the last 15 years, she has had every possible employment status you can have as a Scholastic editor. She lives in Los Angeles with her ginormous dog, Lester, and they both pine for Brooklyn. (For pictures of Lester and other stuff, visit Louiserozett.com.)


Nicole is the author of the memoir Now I See You (St. Martin's, June 2014), named a Best New Book by People magazine and Amazon, and chosen as a Must-Read by Family Circle, Redbook, Martha Stewart Living, Marie Claire UK and others. Her writing appears in the New York Times, Good Housekeeping, New York, Psychology Today, as well as Parents, American Baby, Scholastic’s Choices. She chronicles her continuing mis-adventures in motherhood on her blog, A Mom Amok.