Mr. Ivy Haynes, Jr. is a special education teacher for elementary students who are emotionally disturbed and/or have behavioral disorders in the Fort Worth ISD (Texas). An Oklahoman by birth, he lives in Texas with his wife and daughters. He has two master’s degrees in education, one in Education Leadership and Policy Studies and one in Elementary Education with an emphasis in Special Education and Public School Administration. Mr. Haynes is currently a doctoral candidate at the University of Texas at Arlington. He has served as assistant principal at the elementary, junior high, and high school levels.