With the U.S. Department of Education conducting digital accessibility compliance reviews, our partners at Texthelp created this useful webinar to shed more light on why the audits are taking place and the importance of constantly improving when it comes to accessibility in K-12 and Higher Education.
We want to hear about your work with UDL, no matter how large or small scale. Our hope is to gather as many stories from the field as possible to share during our upcoming Network & Connect on October 26th at 4pm ET.
Join Texthelp on September 28th to explore how we can tackle obstacles in the classroom, design a play sheet to meet individual needs and provide access for all learners.
The UDL Implementation and Research Network (UDL-IRN) is hosting the 10th Annual International Summit both in-person and virtually March 13th-15th, 2023.
October 18-20, 2022 In this year’s UDLHE Digicon, everything is new, with a focus of strengthening the network between UDL professionals on all levels and from all over the world. We will be using a new conference platform that will
CAST is developing credentials and certifications to help qualify competence in and alignment with UDL best practices. These credentials and certifications along with a growing body of UDL resources are available on a system called Learning Designed, enabling educators across
From Our Partners at Texthelp Join Texthelp on June 15th 2022 for a free online event exploring the theme, Equity in Education: Pathways to Success. Whether you work in K-12 or Higher Education, you’ll gain actionable tips and strategies to
Across the world, educators and leaders are choosing to adopt Universal Design for Learning (UDL) to create learning experiences that empower all learners. Because UDL is such a dynamic framework and can have such a dramatic impact on everything from
Wednesday, July 27 – Friday, July 29, 2022 Universal Design for Learning is founded on, and committed to, the fight for educational equity, until learning has no limits. At CAST, we believe true equity must involve the power of the
The latest podcast from Texthelp features our very own Steve Nordmark and James Basham. They speak with Texthelp’s Joni Degner about the future directions of UDL. You might not even understand that that barrier existed, so you might not even know
By Texthelp A Complete PDF Tool Designed for the Classroom Teachers are using digital documents with their students now more than ever. However, classrooms have been missing a PDF solution specifically designed with inclusivity, literacy support and collaboration in mind.
Upcoming CIDDL Webinar February 23rd at 2pm ET Preparing educators to use student assessment data to make instructional adjustments can improve student outcomes. Game-based learning environments and related technologies are one tool educators can use to enhance their understanding of
By American Printing House for the Blind Many aspects of learning can easily be compared to a puzzle, such as solving a math problem or writing a grammatically correct sentence. Much of it comes down to problem-solving and, if a
2022 NCME Equity in Assessment Webinar January 19th, 3:00 – 4:30pm ET The year 2015 marked a significant tipping point in our educational system: it was the first year in which White students did not make up more than 50%
By American Printing House for the Blind It’s the most natural thing in the world for parents to have high hopes for their children in adulthood: what kind of career they may choose, whether they want a family, or any
The UDL-IRN UDL Implementation Special Interest Group’s next meeting will take place this Friday at 2pm ET. We will be learning more about the Learning Designed certification process, discussing the essential question “where in the world is UDL (and where
The Center for Innovation, Design, and Digital Learning (CIDDL) has launched The CIDDL Network. This community of higher education faculty members focuses on sharing tips and tricks, research-based practices, and strategies for innovative use of educational technology in educator or
By American Printing House for the Blind Teachers want all of their students to feel like they belong – that they are included equally in every aspect of their learning experience. For teachers of the visually impaired (TVIs), this can
Interested in exploring how Universal Design for Learning can support you in creating a welcoming, responsive, student-centered classroom that cultivates expert learners? Look no further than the upcoming virtual Great Lakes UDL Experience on November 2nd and 3rd. Join your
Upcoming Webinar from Present Pal Wednesday 27th October, 3pm EST Featured Speakers: Ed Zirkle (Florida State College, Jacksonville), and Amer Latif (Present Pal) In this webinar, Ed Zirkle and Amer Latif will explore the impact of ignoring and avoiding public speaking
By American Printing House for the Blind Russell Hinderman is already one confident kid. He’ll be in the 8th grade in the 2021-2022 school year, and has been interested in computer coding since he was in the 4th grade. Blind
By American Printing House for the Blind At APH, our credo is “welcome everyone.” And we mean it. That’s why we design products not only for people who are blind or visually impaired but for people of all abilities. One
Online & On Demand, March 30th – April 1st, 2022 Save the date for the 9th Annual UDL-IRN International Summit! We will be hosting the event virtually March 30th-April 1st, 2022. New ideas on exciting networking experiences are in the
By American Printing House for the Blind Code JumperTM epitomizes universal design principles. Not only does it teach both visually impaired and sighted children about computer coding from a young age, it builds skill and confidence in teachers who may
Join Texthelp for their back to school PD experience, ‘No way but forward: an Olympic start to the school year’, on August 25, 2021 (10:00AM – 5:00PM ET). During this one day FREE event Texthelp and their group of guest speakers
Planning for the 2022 UDL-IRN International Summit is underway! We are working on the safest, best experience for attendees while maintaining the level of content and networking you’ve come to expect from this event. Look for a save the date
Tuesday, July 27, 2:00 – 4:00 pm ET In the first installment of our panel discussion series, the UDL-IRN Assessment & Measurement SIG will engage with a panel of measurement experts to discuss opportunities and challenges at the intersection of
August 2nd, 2021 at 1pm ET Are you interested in how UDL can speak to supporting equity and inclusion in the higher education classroom? Do you want to join a conversation to meet with others who are working through similar
Apply to work at CAST! As Chief Science Officer in this largely outward facing executive position, you will lead the expansion and revisioning of CAST’s role in applied research and development for the next generation. Internally, you will lead and
It’s that time of year again! The UDL-IRN will be virtually hosting our 8th Annual International Summit on April 12th-14th, 2021. Interact, engage, and become inspired with professionals from across education. Participants should plan to learn, reflect, collaborate, create, plan, and
With so much happening in the world and in our education communities, there are new and unique challenges and opportunities for UDL in higher education. The second-ever UDLHE Digicon will focus on bringing together individuals who are invested in UDL in Higher Education
Here at Present Pal, we are passionate about supporting and creating equity in education. Present Pal is a mobile app that supports learners of all ages build their oral communication skills, working memory, and confidence with interactive and accessible flashcards.
Strengthen and demonstrate your abilities to design and implement inclusive and equitable learning strategies for ALL students. Earn your Level 1 UDL Associate Credential to demonstrate your understanding of why UDL is so essential in today’s learning environments. Prove you