Linda Jordan, Co-Editor, is Science Coordinator for the Tennessee State Department of Education, Division of Curriculum and Instruction. She provides technical assistance to local education agencies and coordinated the recent revision of Tennessee's state science framework. She co-authored Standards in the Classroom: An Implementation Guide for Teachers of Mathematics and Science. Linda is active in the Council of State Science Supervisors and has extensive national and statewide experience as a professional development specialist. Before assuming her present position she taught high school biology. She earned her Master of Science and Ed.S. Degrees at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.