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About Universal Design for Learning


Universal design for learning (UDL) is a framework to improve and optimize teaching and learning for all people based on scientific insights into how humans learn. Watch the video below to get an overview of UDL.

UDL at a Glance

See how UDL guides the design of instructional goals, assessments, methods, and materials that can be customized and adjusted to meet individual needs.

Book cover: Universal Design for Learning: Theory and Practice

Universal Design for Learning: Theory and Practice

Anne Meyer and David Rose, who first laid out the principles of UDL in the 1990s, provide an ambitious, engaging discussion of new research and best practices. This book gives the UDL field an essential and authoritative learning resource for the coming years.

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