UDL-IRN BELIEFS AND MISSION

We believe the traditional one-size-fits all model of education is outdated and broken. We believe our future is directly tied to the next generation of learners.  We believe in the power of networking all education stakeholders.

“Our mission is to support the design of future-ready learning environments that are equitable, beneficial, and meaningful for all learners.”

SHARING AND LEARNING

To support our mission, we engage in the following activities designed to expand the field
of Universal Design for Learning (UDL).

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Implementation

We support the development and use of UDL best practices.

MORE ABOUT IMPLEMENTATION

Research

Working toward greater interdisciplinary understanding

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Network

Enabling collaboration among education stakeholders

MORE ABOUT NETWORK

WHO WE ARE

About our Organization

The Universal Design for Learning Implementation and Research Network (UDL-IRN) is a grassroots organization that supports the scaled implementation and research related to Universal Design for Learning. Through collaboration, we support and promote the identification and development of models, tools, research, and practices designed to foster effective UDL implementation in educational environments.   We encourage and welcome participation in these discussions.

VALUED VOLUNTEERS

We’re successful because educators who care contribute time and expertise to help the organization function

UDL IN THE NEWS

Recent news about UDL gathered from across the globe

Learning Facilitators

Professional learning opportunities for faculty, administrators and districts led by UDL implementation experts

Pathways to EXCELLENCE

Coming in 2018. Credentials and certifications to demonstrate your understanding of UDL