Meet the authors

Discover with Dex authors Sandie Mourao and Claire Medwell bring a wealth of Pre-primary teaching, writing, training and consulting experience to your classroom!

Sandie Mourao

Sandie is a teacher educator, author and consultant specialising in early years language education, with a PhD in didactics and teacher education from the University of Aveiro. She has contributed as an author on Captain Jack, Discover with Dex, Best Buddies, all published by Macmillan Education ELT, and other coursebooks. See Sandie’s website for more information:

Claire Medwell

Claire is a teacher, teacher trainer and independent materials writer with over 20 years of experience in English Language Teaching. Specializing in teaching English to Infant and Primary learners of English she currently works as a part-time teacher focusing primarily on content-based learning. She devotes the rest of her time to teacher training projects both nationally and internationally and the development of new writing materials. Claire is co-author of the Macmillan Education ELT Cheeky Monkey series (pre-Primary) and course consultant of Macmillan Education ELT’s Discover with Dex Levels 1 and 2 (pre-Primary) and author of Dex the Dino Level 0.