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Karen Taylor

California Teachers Association
Uniserv Staff, Instruction and Professional Development
Karen Taylor works as a staff person in the Instruction & Professional Development (IPD) department for the California Teachers Association. Previously, she taught at the middle school level as a Resource Specialist, Special Day class teacher, and General Ed teacher.. She is a passionate advocate that believes all students can achieve their goals with the right supports, motivation, and pedagogy. She works primarily with educators around the state on integrating Universal Design for Learning, and instructional technology into classrooms. She also trains educators and union leaders on IEP rights and responsibilities, and believes in organizing to be proactive instead of reactive.