Curious to know what Universal Design for Learning (UDL) is and what it looks like in a science classroom? Join PhD Science® Senior Implementation Support Specialist Jen VanDragt as she defines UDL and shares its principles of engagement, representation, and action and expression. Learn how PhD Science integrates these principles to remove learning barriers. PhD Science provides opportunities that are designed to meet every learner’s needs so that all students can make sense of the world around them and build knowledge through rich content.
Jen VanDragt is an implementation support associate with the PhD Science team. Prior to joining Great Minds, Jen was a wilderness educator turned K–8 teacher. She taught all content areas in combination grade-level classrooms. Jen grew passionate about implementing three-dimensional learning in her classroom and district, which led her to PhD Science. Jen is dedicated to supporting teachers as they bring phenomenon-based learning to their students. She lives in June Lake, California.