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Karen Escalante, EdD

Adjunct Professor

Areas of Interest

Leadership capacity, Teacher Performance Assessments, Work/Life balance, Mentoring.

Why USD?

A genuine love of supporting new and seasoned teachers to improve outcomes of our K-12 students and potentially ignite or re-ignite the passion for teaching amongst educators.

Advice for Future Students?

Embrace a “lifelong learner” philosophy. Out students deserve it!

Favorite quote?

“Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all.” – Aristotle