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  • Photo of Sam Catherine Johnston

    Director of Postsecondary & Workforce Development

    As Director of Postsecondary & Workforce Development, Sam Catherine Johnston provides thought and operational leadership in CAST’s workforce/postsecondary opportunities.

  • webinar
    graphic showing text being read aloud on multiple devices

    2:00PM – 3:00PM ET on Tuesday, October 20, 2020

    Learn about the built-in features of reading systems that allow learners to personalize and customize their experiences once they have downloaded a high-quality, accessible EPUB title. Part 2 of a 3-part series from the AEM Center at CAST.

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    logo for PARCC, the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers

    CAST, 2013

    CAST offers recommendations to the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) to improve its proposed accommodations for students with disabilities who take PARCC’s large-scale assessment. The accommodations in question concern reading and the use of calculators.

  • CAST logo

    Monday, April 6, 2020

    Waivers for Section 504 or IDEA would reduce the civil rights and learning opportunities for students with disabilities.

  • article

    N. Strangman, et al., 2003

    Graphic organizers are introduced and defined as graphic or visual displays that depict the relationships between facts, terms, and/or ideas within a learning task. Various examples of graphic organizers are covered, including applications …

  • article

    T. Hall & A. Meyer, 2004

    Reading to learn is a fundamental literacy skill and one closely tied to success in all areas of the curriculum. This article examines the research on instructional approaches to support students’ use of background knowledge. …

  • CAST's work is made possible by the generous financial support of foundations, corporations, government agencies, and individuals. We regularly partner with other research organizations, K-12 and postsecondary educators, government agencies and foundations to investigate solutions to challenging questions.

  • article

    D. Rose, et al., 2014

    While the Common Core State Standards can shape our expectations for the curriculum, they cannot answer the complex question facing classroom educators each day: how to guide students to reach those standards. In this article written ...

  • quick read

    CAST, 2020

    How can we design learning experiences so that they are meaningful and challenging for all learners?

  • article

    Rao & Meo, 2016

    The Universal Design for Learning (UDL) framework can be used to proactively design lessons that address learner variability. Using UDL guidelines, teachers can integrate flexible options and supports ...

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