Dr. Charity Stephens is the host of the Knowledge Seeker Podcast, where educators value knowledge-seeking over point-chasing.
Episode 4 is centered on Stay At Home Learning During the COVID crisis and features author Kara Vandas. The conversation is centered around four main ideas about distance learning, including:
Relationships before Rigor
Clarity before Content
Empowerment before Engagement
Grade before Grades
We hope you enjoy listening!
As a consultant, Kara Vandas works with districts and schools around the country to implement processes and practices that best support student learning. She is the co-author ofPartnering with Students: Building Ownership of Learning andPeer Power: Unite, Learn, Prosper. Her areas of focus include implementing practices that encourage students to be partners in learning, the Visible Learning research and professional learning, EmpowerED Coaching™, EmpowerED Assessment™ and EmpowerED curriculum design™.