UDL for Adult Learners: Guidelines and Strategies

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“The best thing about Universal Design for Learning (UDL) is that it keeps the rigor of content and standards, but allows for flexibility in the way learners come to their own understanding of the material,” says Jason Marshall of YouthBuild USA.

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Design Thinking Process and UDL Planning Tool for STEM, STEAM, Maker Education

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Universal Design for Learning® (UDL). Universal Design for Learning® (UDL) developed by David Rose and Ann Meyers is a registered trademark of the Center for Assistive Special Technology (CAST). UDL was designed to reduce the barriers to the curriculum and maximize learning.

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Putting UDL to Practice for Increased Engagement in a Standards-Based Learning Environment

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Educators who provide students with learning experiences based on the principles of UDL (Universal Design for Learning) can greatly boost the engagement of ALL learners, not just students with significant learning needs. . What is UDL? Putting the UDL Principles to Practice.

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A perfect pairing: UDL and PLCs

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Related content: 5 ways our centralized LMS supports UDL. One such framework is Universal Design for Learning (UDL). UDL is a standards-based framework for inclusive education that aims to eliminate barriers to learning and optimize each individual’s opportunity to learn.

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Improving outcomes with Universal Design for Learning (UDL)

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Although the OCR complaints typically focus on publicly available web content, the American Disabilities Act (ADA) requires that all online instructional content meet accessibility guidelines. The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG 2.0)

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Some Resources for Summer Rejuvenation

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Once refreshed and centered, co-teachers can look ahead to the new school year by tapping into UDL guidelines and planning tools & templates. Elizabeth Stein offers resources to support the rejuvenation educators need to enjoy, learn, grow, and relax this summer.

Open School ePortfolio for Authentic Assessment

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Rubrics are easily visible to students with each assignment for use as a guideline for meeting goals. 1:1learning authentic assessment ePortfolio free technology udl An ePortfolio is a collection of student work that is used to document effort, progress, and achievement over time.

Multiple Choice

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One of the key elements of the curriculum-design approach known as Universal Design for Learning (UDL) is student engagement — creating opportunities for students to become engaged and stay motivated, to believe that what they’re learning is important, and to feel capable in their learning. Fostering engagement — knowing your students, knowing how to make the material sing to them — is where the art of teaching is on full display, says author Katie Novak in UDL Now! , In UDL Now!,

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A Back-to-School, Personalized Learning Toolkit

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9) Blog—Universal Design for Learning: Powering Personalized Experiences for All Students Universal Design for Learning (UDL) is a parallel approach similar to personalized learning.

Learner Variability: The Why of Personalized Learning from Tom Driscoll

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Much of this overlaps with Universal Design for Learning (UDL). The UDL framework and associated guidelines help educators “address the predictable variability in learning that we know will be present in any environment.”

3 Steps to a More Accessible Classroom

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A truly inclusive classroom goes beyond accessibility and adheres to Universal Design for Learning (UDL). For more information about digital accessibility and UDL, check out the following resources: Common Sense Media's Learning Differences & Special Needs Guide. Universal Design for Learning (UDL): What You Need to Know. Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1. "Turn on the subtitles, Ms. Olague!"

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Leading an Orchestra of Learning

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The school’s personalized learning model draws from Universal Design for Learning (UDL) guidelines developed at Harvard University. “If At Eastern Heights Elementary School in St. Paul, a vast new space called the Learning Studio is home to personalized learning.

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Learning Revolution Free Events - The Conference - Next Up #Reinvent14 - Appreciative Inquiry and AERO

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Topics include: Personalize Your Math Professional Development, Learn About Differentiated Instruction and UDL, Personalize Your ELA Professional Development, and more. Education Revolution Google+ Community Guidelines for Project Based Learning.