About Me

Rebecca Hein is the author of A Case of Brilliance, her memoir about the discovery that her two children are profoundly gifted. She publishes two quarterly newsletters, The Special Needs of Gifted Children, and The Music of Writing.

Hein is a writing coach, a teacher of writing, and an Associate Editor/Proofreader for RKedit editing services. Hein, a correspondent for the American Reporter online, is the author of more than 75 published essays on music, writing, and creativity. Her work has appeared in such diverse publications as the California Association for the Gifted (CAG) Quarterly, the Braille Forum, and most recently The Writer Magazine.

Hein has a master’s degree in cello performance from the Northwestern University School of Music, and has taught at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, Ripon College (Wisconsin), and Casper College (Wyoming).