Margriet Ruurs

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Margriet Ruurs is the author of more than 30 award-winning books for children. She holds a Masters Degree in Education from SFU and was a recipient of the International Reading Association’s Presidential Award for Reading and Technology for her studies on the use of technology in teaching reading and writing to children. She is editor of KIDSWWWRITE, an online magazine that publishes writing by children and conducts author visits and writing workshops at international schools around the world. Her latest work is the picture book Stepping Stones, a story about the Syrian refugee crisis., @margrietruurs