William Meyer has taught history, economics, and humanities in urban and suburban high schools. He has also taught meditation to students of all ages, served as the adviser to student-led meditation clubs, and created a humanities elective for students seeking to incorporate meditation into their rigorous academic lives. He has taught workshops and professional development courses on meditation for other educators and has spoken on meditation and education at retreats and education conferences throughout the country. He is the author of two middle reader novels published by Sleeping Bear Press, as well as Big Breath, a guided meditation children's book and Three Breaths, a manual for meditation in the classroom. He holds a BA from Dartmouth and an MA in education and teaching from Harvard. He is currently completing a PhD from NYU.