Zach Weingarten, EdD
Dr. Zachary Weingarten is the evaluation coordinator for the PROGRESS Center. In addition to this role, Dr. Weingarten also conducts evaluation of technical assistance projects for the National Center on Intensive Intervention and the Delaware Early Literacy Initiative. Across projects, he focuses on using evaluation data to inform the continuous improvement of technical assistance and project performance. In addition, Dr. Weingarten develops technical assistance tools and resources, drawing upon his expertise in the areas of MTSS, intensive intervention, evidence-based literacy instruction, and collaboration with families of students with disabilities. Prior to his work at AIR, Dr. Weingarten taught elementary school special education in Arlington, Virginia, where he worked in both self-contained and resource classrooms. Dr. Weingarten holds a doctoral degree in special education from The George Washington University.