Dr. Jennifer Elemen serves as Educational Administrator of Language & Literacy, History-Social Science-Civics at the Monterey County Office of Education and Region 5 leader of the CLIC (Content, Literacy, Inquiry, and Citizenship) Project, Constitution Project, Count Me In! Census 2020 Project, History-Social Science Subcommittee of the Curriculum and Instruction Steering Committee (CISC) of the California County Superintendents Educational Services Association (CCSESA), is Central Area Vice President of the California Council for the Social Studies (CCSS), and Lecturer in the Department of Education and Leadership at California State University, Monterey Bay. Jennifer is a BeGLAD (Guided Language Acquisition Design) Certified Agency Trainer and on the CISC English Language Arts/English Language Development (ELA/ELD) Subcommittee. She facilitates educators’ professional learning for ALL students’ access and equity with Universal Design for Learning (UDL). She supports educators and students to develop culturally and linguistically empowering civic learning opportunities; build school-community partnerships; and achieve deeper learning competencies for college, career, and global citizenship.