Jay Patterson is a highly respected Public School teacher, veteran Homeschool Educator, and teacher trainer. He holds a B.S. Degree in English and a Masters Degree in Elementary Reading and Literacy. He has taught Language Arts, Literature, Journalism, Creative Writing, and Drama since1973. Jay is a playwright and successful drama director, a committed father and recent grandfather, and is actively involved in his church and community. He is the author of Reading Works, Grammar Works and Writing Works and supporting materials. These published works are a result of his effective teaching of both at-risk and high-achieving students and his unwavering commitment that every student deserves to be taught in the way he or she can best learn.