Diane Daniels Manning — Educator & Author (Showdogs, Westminster Kennel Club, Poodle Club of America)
Diane Daniels Manning — Educator & Author (Showdogs, Westminster Kennel Club, Poodle Club of America)

The New School in the Heights Featured
On KHOU's GREAT DAY HOUSTON

KHOU's GREAT DAY HOUSTON recently aired the following feature "Student's Best Friend." As they put it, "The New School in the Heights has special teachers' aids whose 'faithful paws' are leaving their footprint on a group of students." We hope you enjoy the segment!

Diane Daniels Manning — Educator & Author (Showdogs, Westminster Kennel Club, Poodle Club of America)
I was thrilled to be a guest on "The Doggy Dish" on Pet Life Radio! Please click the graphic above to listen to my appearance,
where we discussed our work with therapy dogs at The New School at the Heights, my novel ALMOST PERFECT, and even shared a few holiday recipes!

"A charming novel about a troubled young dog owner
that will appeal to readers of all ages."
– Kirkus Reviews (Click For More)

Diane Daniels Manning — Educator & Author (Showdogs, Westminster Kennel Club, Poodle Club of America)

Diane Daniels Manning is the co-founder and director of The New School in the Heights, a therapeutic school in Houston, Texas which helps children dealing with social-emotional challenges find success in school and life. She has a Ph.D. in Education and a post-doctoral M.P.H from Harvard and is a practicing child psychoanalyst certified by the American Psychoanalytic Association. Formerly, she was the Director of the Reading and Learning Disabilities Clinic at Tufts University, Lecturer and Research Associate in the Department of Behavioral Sciences at Harvard, and Chair of the Department of Education at Tulane University. She learned the inner workings of dog show kennels by writing an authorized oral history of a lifetime President of the Poodle of Club of America. Her writing awards include the Faulkner-Wisdom Novella Prize and the Women in Film and Television Short Script Competition.

When not at The New School, Diane and her writing partners, a Standard Poodle named Misty and a rescue cat named Elvira, convene at the keyboard to share great thoughts and plan the dinner menu.

Diane Daniels Manning — Educator & Author (Showdogs, Westminster Kennel Club, Poodle Club of America)