Zachary Maher is a K–8 mathematics instructional coach at ACES Wintergreen Interdistrict Magnet School in North Haven, Connecticut, and previously taught grades 1 to 5. He primarily works to support teachers in implementing the workshop model and creating equitable learning opportunities for all students. He has a B.S. in elementary education and political science, an M.A. in curriculum and instruction, and just completed his sixth-year certificate in educational leadership at Southern Connecticut State University.