For the U.S. Department of Education's Reading Rockets literacy initiative, David Meissner produced 50 broadcast-quality interviews with renowned children's book authors and illustrators
While working at WETA, Washington, D.C.'s PBS television station, David scheduled interviews, directed camera crews, conducted interviews, and oversaw postproduction.
David's interviews with Marc Brown, R.L. Stine, Jack Gantos, Mary Pope Osborne, Jon Scieszka, Brian Selznick, and others can be found at Reading Rockets.org.
His interviews with middle and upper grade authors such as Rick Riordan, Kate DiCamillo, Lois Lowry, Jerry Spinelli, Pam Muñoz Ryan, and others can be found at Adolescent Literacy.org.
David has worked on various video projects, including the PBS documentary, A Tale of Two Schools.
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