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EdTech Solutions - Teaching Every Student: Free Technology Toolkit for UDL in All Classrooms - Spread the Word!

Free Technology Toolkit.http://t.co/tcANA61Ey9
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UDL Webinar (July 2013)

UDL Webinar (July 2013) | Universal Design for Learning and Curriculum | Scoop.it
Join Matt Bergman as he provides a brief overview of Universal Design for Learning and then shares practical ways of removing barriers and providing access to all students. Agenda: 1. What is...
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Bartholomew Consolidated School Corp. Takes Learning Beyond the Textbook

Bartholomew Consolidated School Corp. Takes Learning Beyond the Textbook | Universal Design for Learning and Curriculum | Scoop.it
This Indiana district embraced digital content and the Universal Design for Learning teaching framework simultaneously. (RT @EdTech_K12: Bartholomew Consolidated School Corp.
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Ed. Dept. Panel Says Test Consortia Need Sharper Focus on Accessibility - Education Week News (blog)

Ed. Dept. Panel Says Test Consortia Need Sharper Focus on Accessibility - Education Week News (blog) | Universal Design for Learning and Curriculum | Scoop.it
Ed. Dept. Panel Says Test Consortia Need Sharper Focus on Accessibility Education Week News (blog) On accommodations and accessibility, the panelists urged PARCC to "carefully research the way items work for the full range of English-learners and...
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UDL embedded in PARCC and SBAC acknowledged and praised. 

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Teaching All Students: UDL Movie Review - Monsters University

Teaching All Students: UDL Movie Review - Monsters University | Universal Design for Learning and Curriculum | Scoop.it
UDL Movie Review - Monsters University http://t.co/GIJZkDh7Wi
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A Wondrously Simple, Tactile Comic Book For The Blind - Co.Design

A Wondrously Simple, Tactile Comic Book For The Blind - Co.Design | Universal Design for Learning and Curriculum | Scoop.it
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A Wondrously Simple, Tactile Comic Book For The Blind
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And I liked the social aspect about the idea--getting in contact with people, talking, experimenting, learning,” he tells Co.Design.
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Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners: Open School ePortfolios for Authentic Assessment

Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners: Open School ePortfolios for Authentic Assessment | Universal Design for Learning and Curriculum | Scoop.it
RT @soxnevad: Try Open School ePortfolios for Authentic Assessment http://t.co/CXamnZsyQL #edchat #edtech #ccss #udl #spedchat
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UDL Chat June 6, 2013 (with tweets) · impala1

One hour of PD in 30 minutes (RT @Ronbrogers: UDL Chat June 6, 2013 http://t.co/8IlQySolfx #storify #udlchat #udl posted by @ronbrogers)
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The UDL Guidelines

Center Director David Rose walks us through the UDL Guidelines, a detailed framework of principles, guidelines, and checkpoints for creating curriculum that ...
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In the spirit of UDL

We are Chrissie Butler, Patrick Pink and Roxy Hickman, part of the Blended e-learning (BeL) team with Te Toi Tupu. As members of BeL with a focus on innovati...

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chrissiebutler's curator insight, June 9, 2013 5:19 PM

A novel way to introduce Universal Design for Learning to team mates.

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Twitter / MarianMallon1: Wordles were among the ways ...

Twitter / MarianMallon1: Wordles were among the ways ... | Universal Design for Learning and Curriculum | Scoop.it
RT @MarianMallon1: Wordles were among the ways that 3rd graders expressed their learning about endangered animals. #UDL #choice #edtech http://t.co/8rObzK0imf
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Word clouds are a nice example of an engaging option for any age learner. 

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Best Practices Through Universal Design for Learning | Global Alliance on Accessible Technologies and Environments

Universal Design for Learning is a set of principles and techniques for creating inclusive classroom instruction and accessible course materials. At it...
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Virtual Learning Network: Universal Design for Learning

Virtual Learning Network: Universal Design for Learning | Universal Design for Learning and Curriculum | Scoop.it
Chrissie Butler is facilitating a session on Universal Design for Learning: http://t.co/01xc1BlvDA #UDL #vpldhui13
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LEARN - LEAD - GROW : #ISTE13 GEMS: #AudioBoo App on #Edmodo

LEARN - LEAD - GROW : #ISTE13 GEMS: #AudioBoo App on #Edmodo | Universal Design for Learning and Curriculum | Scoop.it
Learn-Lead-Grow: #ISTE13 GEMS: #AudioBoo App on #Edmodo http://t.co/i7Nna1RrDk #edtech #cast #udl
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The Difference Between UDL and DI

Both approaches towards instruction are quite compatible; however, these elements also have some defined differences.  Both Universal Design for Learning (UDL) and Differentiated Instruction (DI) a...
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What is Universal Design for Learning? | ALDI - LEARN Blog

What is Universal Design for Learning? | ALDI - LEARN Blog | Universal Design for Learning and Curriculum | Scoop.it
M. Frederic Fovet, Director of the Office for Students with Disabilities at McGill University, will be providing teachers at the ALDI symposium with an interesting and engaging discussion on Universal Design for Learning.
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Curricular Opportunities in the Digital Age: Universal Design for Learning Edition | Students at the Center

Curricular Opportunities in the Digital Age: Universal Design for Learning Edition | Students at the Center | Universal Design for Learning and Curriculum | Scoop.it
RT @CAST_UDL: RT @mrosati: CURRICULAR OPPORTUNITIES IN THE DIGITAL AGE: UNIVERSAL DESIGN FOR LEARNING EDITION http://t.co/iG6SmxbRsW #UDL
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This offers us a model for universally designed text in contrast to static, print-based, one-size-fits-all.

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Accessible Books and Periodicals for Readers with Print Disabilities - Bookshare

Accessible Books and Periodicals for Readers with Print Disabilities - Bookshare | Universal Design for Learning and Curriculum | Scoop.it
Bookshare - Accessible Books for Individuals with Print Disabilities

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learning designer's curator insight, May 28, 2013 4:39 PM

Now books are easily accessible for individuals with a physically-based disability that makes it difficult or impossible to read a printed book.

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AM106 – Universal Design for Learning (UDL)

AM106 – Universal Design for Learning (UDL) | Universal Design for Learning and Curriculum | Scoop.it
Podcast: Play in new window | Download 0 Show Notes Hi folks. Welcome to “Accessibility Minute”, your weekly look at Assisitive Technology—those clever tools and devices designed to help people who have difficulties with ...
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UDL in Action: An Alberta Story – Inclusive Education PD Resources

Universal Design for Learning in Action: An Alberta Story http://t.co/rPwWjEzqRO. #flexpaths #UDLchat #UDL
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The Brain Science Behind Learning

The Brain Science Behind Learning | Universal Design for Learning and Curriculum | Scoop.it
Details how the infographic Brainy Approaches to Learning supports Personalized Learning.

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Audrey's comment, May 28, 2013 5:10 PM
I feel overwhelmed. There is so much to learn.
Johani Karonen's curator insight, May 29, 2013 3:01 AM

Lump or not - the brain always amazes me.

Laura Lubin, MS. Ed. HRD's curator insight, June 22, 2013 8:58 AM

Amazing view into the science and how to personalize learning with universality in mind. 

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School board focuses on universal design for learning - Garden City News

School board focuses on universal design for learning - Garden City News | Universal Design for Learning and Curriculum | Scoop.it
School board focuses on universal design for learning Garden City News The Garden City Board of Education focused on Universal Design for Learning, which is a set of principles for curriculum development that provides all students with equal...
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UDL Book Builder

UDL Book Builder | Universal Design for Learning and Curriculum | Scoop.it
RT @CAST_UDL: CAST #UDL Book Builder (http://t.co/tfdKtpkPm4) featured in Digital Fun for Creative Kids guide from @CommonSense! http://t.co/Y8OlR9AwUB
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Universal Design for Learning - Meeting the Needs of Learners

Introduction and UDL Why, What, and How.
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Hillary Brumer's curator insight, June 4, 2013 10:25 AM

This is an excellent presentation on the intro to UDL!