Joseph Goodrich is passionate about helping children (including his own) understand and manage their emotions through storytelling. With a B.A. from Tufts University, an M.S. from the University of Maryland Global Campus, an M.Ed. from the University of Massachusetts Boston, and an Ed.D. from Northeastern University, Joseph approaches the world of children’s literature with rich psychological insight. Ellie and Her Emotional Dragons: Ellie’s First Day of School is the second book in the Ellie and Her Emotional Dragons series; both of which strive to convey lessons of empathy and emotional intelligence to young readers in a playful and approachable.