Ms. Melissa Dupre earned her B.A. from Texas A&M and her M.Ed. from the University of New Mexico. She has taught students grades 6-12 in her 17 years of teaching, including On-level English, English for At-Risk Students, and AP® Literature. She received the Coca-Cola® Educator of Distinction Award in 2011 and 2012. Ms. Dupre also serves as an AP National Reader.