Melissa Kelly has been in the education field for nearly seventeen years. She has had experience with all levels of students, teaching both in Co-Teach situations and also as an Advanced Placement teacher. She has also taught almost every Social Studies course imaginable. She has also taught online with the Florida Virtual School. She is the author of The Everything New Teachers Book and 180 Tips and Tricks for New Teachers. She is the co-author of The Everything American Presidents Book and Government: Colonial Life with her husband Martin Kelly.
Melissa Kelly attended the University of Florida where she earned a Bachelor's degree in History and a Masters Degree in Curriculum and Instruction. From Melissa Kelly: I believe education is a noble profession. As teachers and administrators we must aspire to excellence in an ever-changing and often critical public arena. The internet is a tool enables educators to meet the demands of our fast-paced, information-based society.