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Patrick Marcotte

Patrick Marcotte serves as the President of Voyager Sopris Learning and Learning A-Z, two global leaders in the creation and delivery of effective, differentiated literacy resources. Prior to this position, Patrick served as the vice president of research and development at Learning A-Z and was responsible for revamping the company's approach to implementation and professional development. He joined Learning A-Z following the acquisition of Headsprout, where he served as the curriculum specialist responsible for delivering pilot implementations, incorporating field results into product enhancements, and conducting efficacy evaluations.

Patrick's graduate studies were focused on evidence-based instructional design, and he has presented at numerous regional and international conferences on the topics of learning sciences-based education reform, the convergence of neuroscience and traditional learning theory, the use of data to improve engagement, the role of emotions in their relation to learning, and quantitative research methods.