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Research on UDL Implementation

How can we apply UDL effectively to design effective and inclusive educational environments?  UDL researchers address this question in varied ways and examine how UDL can be applied in a range of settings, K12 and higher education.

Research Priorities

This page provides an overview of UDL research priorities in the areas of UDL application, UDL measurement, UDL teacher education and UDL tools and technologies.

Research Articles Database

Researchers have examined how UDL can create flexible and engaging environments, support inclusion, address learner variability and be applied to various tools and technology-based environments. The research articles database allows you to search for articles on UDL research.

UDL Reporting Criteria

The UDL Reporting Criteria are a tool that can be used by researchers and practitioners to design UDL based studies and report on them.  The tool provides a set of criteria for what to consider when designing and reporting on a UDL-based practice or intervention.

Recent Posts About UDL Research

UDLHE Digicon: Guiding this Moment in Higher Education

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...

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How Present Pal Supports the UDL Framework

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....

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Earn Your UDL Associate Level 1 Credential

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....

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