Jen Seron is a homeschooling parent and experienced teacher who lives in New York City. She has worked across all sectors and has a diverse educational background that includes a research-based M.S. in plant sciences (horticulture), where she specialized in ecophysiology; a study in climate change on rice for the Environmental Protection Agency; a B.A. in philosophy; and an M.F.A. in visual communication (illustration) from the School of Visual Arts in New York. She is the author of the Full Circle Science curriculum for young children.