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UDL and Students with Intensive Support Needs: Strategies and Issues from the Field 3 Replies

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Welcome to UDL Connect

The mission of the National Center on Universal Design for Learning and UDL Connect is to cultivate a dynamic effective UDL field. We hope the features and activities available will support your work in UDL.

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UDL Discussions

Join the PowerUp What Works conversation

Connect with other educators to share your experience and learn more about how the PowerUp What Works resources can help you.

Join the Conversation about UDL “Look-fors” in Practice

When you visit a classroom, how do you know when UDL is being successfully applied? Please join the conversation by sharing your thoughts on this forum.

UDL Series

The UDL Series is a free online collection of rich media presentations that help educators to build UDL understanding, implementation skills, and leadership ability.


Learner Variability

View this UDL series video to learn about UDL and learner variability. How do you address learner variability? Share strategies here!


From Bach to Lady Gaga

Dr. David Rose uses a musical metaphor to explain and demonstrate the principles of UDL in this presentation From Bach to Lady GagaAsk Dr. Rose a question here.. 


UDL Implementation: A Process of Change

Learn from others by participating in this forum on UDL implementation. How can districts support successful UDL implementation? View the presentation. Share your thoughts here!

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Michelle Pasko commented on Fran Smith's group "UDL: Better Learning and Instruction by Design" - March 6, 2015_UDL Presentation for Towson University Faculty
"Dr. Smith, thank you for a great presentation! We all thoroughly enjoyed everything you had to offer. If anyone would like a closer look at the projects and rubric Toni and I shared, please visit our…"
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Toni Guidi replied to Emily Ziegler's discussion March OPLC Discussion in the group UDL at TU!
"Michelle, I taught this course and although it is a lower level course, it was quite a challenge for me to teach.  My content was way too advanced for the students. I was not used to teaching an introductory level course.  I quickly…"
Toni Guidi replied to Emily Ziegler's discussion March OPLC Discussion in the group UDL at TU!
"Christina, Without knowing much about your assignment, here are a few ideas that I thought of...For the description of a clinical scenario, your students could present the situation in an info-graphic instead of writing about the scenario in a…"
Toni Guidi replied to Emily Ziegler's discussion March OPLC Discussion in the group UDL at TU!
"Hi Diana,  I agree with all of your comments.  I often contemplate the use of a multiple choice format for an exam.  Out of all of the courses I teach, this is the only multiple choice exam I use.  I feel some of the content…"
Toni Guidi replied to Emily Ziegler's discussion March OPLC Discussion in the group UDL at TU!
"Emily - I have never used UDL Studio.  Honestly, I do not know why.  I require my students to use Book Builder and Lesson Builder but I have never reviewed Studio.  Thank you for this suggestion! I can't wait to check it out!"
Profile IconSusan R. McCandless, Jessica Amberson, Geraldine McCorkell and 5 more joined UDL Connect
Lori Rugotska added a discussion to the group WI Presenters Academy

UDL Crosswalk with CESA 6 Effectiveness Project

As mentioned at the presenter's academy, we have a crosswalk of UDL and the CESA 6 Effectiveness Project.https://docs.google.com/document/d/1miVbN5MGk0mY4q0uxBFK9tpFXqEKyyxoxFl2ulJtiD4/edit?usp=sharingPlease contact me directly with any questions!   lrugotska@cesa6.org See More

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