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About CAST

CAST is a multifaceted organization with a singular ambition: Bust the barriers to learning that millions of people experience every day. We do this by helping educators and organizations apply insights from the learning sciences and leading-edge practices to educational design and implementation.

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UDL to Change the World

CAST created the Universal Design for Learning framework, and it remains one of our core levers of change to help make learning inclusive and transformative for everyone.

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The New Hampshire UDL Innovation Network Year 3 (2020) Report

CAST & NH DOE Publish UDL Innovation Network Annual Report

The program has reached over 500 New Hampshire educators in its third year.

Thursday, September 10, 2020

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CAST’s National AEM Center Announces 2020-2024 State Partners

Congratulations to Georgia, Missouri, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Oregon, and West Virginia, the 2020-2024 National AEM Cohort of state partners.

Friday, August 21, 2020

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New from CAST: Antiracism & UDL

CAST is thrilled to announce the forthcoming publication of this timely new title by veteran teacher and administrator in urban schools, Andratesha Fritzgerald.

Wednesday, August 5, 2020

Upcoming Learning Events

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Introduction to Universal Design for Learning: Addressing the Variability of All Learners

Learn the research basis for UDL, practical applications of UDL to lesson design, and helpful technology tools that support flexible, inclusive instruction.

Thursday, October 22 – Friday, October 23, 2020

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UDL-IRN Great Lakes UDL Experience

Join your colleagues from around the Great Lakes region (and beyond!) to explore how Universal Design for Learning can help you create a welcoming, responsive, student-centered classroom that cultivates expert learners.

Tuesday, October 27 – Wednesday, October 28, 2020

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UDL Implementation Academy

This boutique-style institute is designed for passionate educators who are already familiar with the UDL framework and are looking to implement it in their school or district.

Thursday, October 29 – Friday, October 30, 2020

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