Jeff Flygare has served as a classroom teacher, professional development presenter, and English language arts specialist. He led the movement to a standards-based education for Academy School District 20 in Colorado.
Gavin Grift has experience as a teacher, an assistant principal, and an educational coach. He has written and presented on numerous topics, including cognitive coaching, professional learning communities, collaboration, and learning-centered leadership.
Mark W. Haystead, associate director of research and development at Marzano Research, conducts teacher and student survey research, teacher action research on classroom strategies, and program and product evaluation studies.
Tammy Heflebower, EdD, is a highly sought-after school leader and consultant with vast experience in urban, rural, and suburban districts throughout the United States, Canada, the Netherlands, Denmark, and Australia.
Robert J. Marzano, PhD, is cofounder and chief academic officer of Marzano Research in Denver, Colorado. A leading researcher in education, he is a speaker, trainer, and author of more than 50 books and 200 articles.