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<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://corwin-connect.com/2019/11/how-to-build-expertise-in-4-steps/"></div><p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-family: Helvetica, sans-serif; color: #3e3e3e; background-image: initial; background-position: initial; background-size: initial; background-repeat: initial; background-attachment: initial; background-origin: initial; background-clip: initial;">​Julie Stern is an author, trainer and instructional coach, supporting schools in transforming teaching and learning around the globe. Her depth and breadth of knowledge combined with her vision and contagious energy make her an in-demand facilitator in many areas including visible learning, concept-based curriculum, differentiated classrooms and formative assessments. Julie is the author of </span><a rel="nofollow" href="https://us.corwin.com/en-us/nam/author/julie-harris-stern"><span style="font-family: Helvetica, sans-serif; color: #24678d; background-image: initial; background-position: initial; background-size: initial; background-repeat: initial; background-attachment: initial; background-origin: initial; background-clip: initial; text-decoration-line: none;">Tools for Teaching Conceptual Understanding</span></a><span style="font-family: Helvetica, sans-serif; color: #3e3e3e; background-image: initial; background-position: initial; background-size: initial; background-repeat: initial; background-attachment: initial; background-origin: initial; background-clip: initial;">, is certified in researcher John Hattie’s </span><a rel="nofollow" href="http://visiblelearningplus.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener"><span style="font-family: Helvetica, sans-serif; color: #24678d; background-image: initial; background-position: initial; background-size: initial; background-repeat: initial; background-attachment: initial; background-origin: initial; background-clip: initial; text-decoration-line: none;">Visible Learning</span></a><span style="font-family: Helvetica, sans-serif; color: #3e3e3e; background-image: initial; background-position: initial; background-size: initial; background-repeat: initial; background-attachment: initial; background-origin: initial; background-clip: initial;"> as well as H. Lynn Erickson’s Concept-Based Curriculum and Instruction. She is a </span><a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.jamesmadison.com/" target="_blank" rel="noopener"><span style="font-family: Helvetica, sans-serif; color: #24678d; background-image: initial; background-position: initial; background-size: initial; background-repeat: initial; background-attachment: initial; background-origin: initial; background-clip: initial; text-decoration-line: none;">James Madison Constitutional Scholar</span></a><span style="font-family: Helvetica, sans-serif; color: #3e3e3e; background-image: initial; background-position: initial; background-size: initial; background-repeat: initial; background-attachment: initial; background-origin: initial; background-clip: initial;"> and taught social studies for many years in DC and Louisiana. Julie previously served as the director of public policy and curriculum innovation at the </span><a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.chavezschools.org/" target="_blank" rel="noopener"><span style="font-family: Helvetica, sans-serif; color: #24678d; background-image: initial; background-position: initial; background-size: initial; background-repeat: initial; background-attachment: initial; background-origin: initial; background-clip: initial; text-decoration-line: none;">Cesar Chavez Public Charter Schools</span></a><span style="font-family: Helvetica, sans-serif; color: #3e3e3e; background-image: initial; background-position: initial; background-size: initial; background-repeat: initial; background-attachment: initial; background-origin: initial; background-clip: initial;"> in Washington, DC, where she led the revision of curriculum in all subject areas grades 6 – 12. Her email is: </span><a rel="nofollow" href="mailto:julieharrisstern@gmail.com"><span style="font-family: Helvetica, sans-serif; color: #24678d; background-image: initial; background-position: initial; background-size: initial; background-repeat: initial; background-attachment: initial; background-origin: initial; background-clip: initial; text-decoration-line: none;">julieharrisstern@gmail.com</span></a><span style="font-family: Helvetica, sans-serif; color: #3e3e3e; background-image: initial; background-position: initial; background-size: initial; background-repeat: initial; background-attachment: initial; background-origin: initial; background-clip: initial;"> and her blog is </span><a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.edtosavetheworld.com/"><span style="font-family: Helvetica, sans-serif; color: #24678d; background-image: initial; background-position: initial; background-size: initial; background-repeat: initial; background-attachment: initial; background-origin: initial; background-clip: initial; text-decoration-line: none;">http://www.edtosavetheworld.com/</span></a></p> <!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on the_content --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on the_content --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on the_content --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons above via filter on the_content --><!-- AddThis Share Buttons below via filter on the_content --><div class="at-below-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="https://corwin-connect.com/2019/11/how-to-build-expertise-in-4-steps/"></div><!-- AddThis Share Buttons generic via filter on the_content -->