Lee Ann Jung, PhD, is co-founder of and consultant for student growth works. She provides support internationally to schools in the areas of inclusion, standards-based grading, and intervention planning and progress monitoring. She has worked in the field of special education since 1994 and has served in the roles of teacher, administrator, consultant, and former Professor and Director of In the College of Education at University of Kentucky. Dr. Jung has authored or coauthored 4 books, more than 40 peer-reviewed journal articles and book chapters, and has been awarded more than 4 million dollars in federal funding to support personnel preparation and research. Dr. Jungs’ primary expertise and support with FIRST includes: RTI, Special Education and Assessment and Grading.