Contributor biographical information for The upside down boy / story by Juan Felipe Herrera ; illustrations by Elizabeth Gomez = El nino de cabeza / escrito por Juan Felipe Herrera ; ilustrado por Elizabeth Gomez.

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Dr. Short is a division director at the Center for Applied Linguistics (CAL) in Washington, D.C. She has worked as a teacher, trainer, researcher, and curriculum/materials developer. Her work at CAL has concentrated on the integration of language learning with content-area instruction. Through several national projects, she has conducted research and provided professional development and technical assistance to local and state education agencies across the United States. She directed the ESL Standards and Assessment Project for TESOL and co-developed the SIOP model for sheltered instruction.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Herrera, Juan Felipe -- Childhood and youth -- Juvenile literature.
Poets, American -- 20th century -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Mexican American poets -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Herrera, Juan Felipe -- Childhood and youth.
Poets, American.
Spanish language materials -- Bilingual.