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What is Universal Design for Learning (UDL)?

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The Universal Design for Learning framework seeks to engage all students with accessible, relevant, and meaningful learning

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Family Physical Education Week

Ask a Tech Teacher

Family PE Week is October 3rd through 7th this year. I was traveling during this event, but thought I’d share some website resources to help in this endeavor: BracketMaker. Final Kick –app; simulates kicking that final soccer kick (with Google Cardboard). GoNoodle –fitness videos.

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How to Start a High School Esports Team & Benefit Your School

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Intent Signal Data 101

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Finding the correct digital education and EdTech solution provider can be challenging, but choosing the best fit for you will save you time and money, and help you avoid frustration.

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