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Universal Design for Learning: Multiple means of representation, of expression, of engagement
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EDCompass blog » Three cheers for Universal Design for Learning (UDL)

EDCompass blog » Three cheers for Universal Design for Learning (UDL) | UDL & ICT in education | Scoop.it

Alex Dunn, a Speech-Language Pathologist for the Upper Canada District School Board (UCDSB), located in Oxford Mills, Ontario presented at the 10th Annual CESA 5 School-Based Speech-Language Pathology Institute. She explains how she uses SMART boards, iPads, Apple TV, Dropbox, software and a set of apps to support the principles of UDL in her practice.

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Creative Problem Solving - Download Free Content from TED on iTunes

Creative Problem Solving - Download Free Content from TED on iTunes | UDL & ICT in education | Scoop.it

These speakers from TED assess the prevailing model of education reform by answering the critical question: How do we create educational environments that maximize how students harness their creative and problem-solving potential? Relevant areas of interest, study and coursework include: Education Policy, Curriculum Development, Assessment, Pedagogy, Career and Technical Education, Project-Based Learning, Whole Child Education, 21st Century Skills, and Multiple Intelligences.ve Problem Solving by TED on iTunes.

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Overview of new accessibility features in IOS 5

Overview of new accessibility features in IOS 5 | UDL & ICT in education | Scoop.it

With IOS 5, Apple has introduced a number of features to make their mobile devices even more accessible to people with disabilities.

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APPitic - 1,300+ EDUapps

APPitic - 1,300+ EDUapps | UDL & ICT in education | Scoop.it

A directory of apps by education by Apple Distinguished Educators (ADEs) to help you transform teaching and learning. 

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20+ New Ways Students With Special Needs Can Use iOS 5 | Edudemic

20+ New Ways Students With Special Needs Can Use iOS 5 | Edudemic | UDL & ICT in education | Scoop.it

iOS 5 features a new resource called Assistive Touch. It essentially streamlines more than 20 of the most-used processes for the device.It can help you do just about anything from having a custom lock screen to creating custom gestures that help you send mail. Assistive Touch is a big step forward for everyone with special needs. I suggest you check it out even if you may not think you’d benefit as it could actually help just about anyone looking to customize their experience a bit.

 

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iOS for the Blind – A Real Eye-Opener | Web Accessibility

iOS for the Blind – A Real Eye-Opener | Web Accessibility | UDL & ICT in education | Scoop.it

Not only can people who are completely blind use a touch-only device, they can take full advantage of almost every app it comes with and many thousands of apps from the app store whose developers have taken the time to follow Apple’s accessibility guidelines.

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