An award-winning instructor and best-selling author, Elayn Martin-Gay has taught mathematics at the University of New Orleans for more than 25 years.  Her teaching awards include the local University Alumni Association’s Award for excellence in Teaching, and Outstanding Developmental Educator at University of New Orleans, presented by the Louisiana Association of Developmental Educators.

Elayn has now authored fourteen arithmetic and algebra texts with accompanying videos including the fully digital Algebra 1, Algebra 2, and Geometry courses in MyMathLab® for School. Prior to writing textbooks, she developed an acclaimed series of lecture videos to support developmental mathematics students in their quest for success. Her text materials and video program support her passion of helping every student to succeed.