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  • Photo of CAST timeline mural

    CAST through the years: One mission, many innovations. A look at CAST's history and accomplishments from 1984 through today.

  • presentation
    AERA logo over the Toronto skyline

    Friday, April 5 – Tuesday, April 9, 2019

    Heading to the 2019 AERA Annual Meeting? Check out the fantastic sessions with CAST staff! April 7-9, 2019 Toronto, Canada

  • online course
    Photo of a teacher in front of a classroom of children

    Monday, February 8 – Monday, May 2, 2016

    We know from experience and science that individuals learn in varied ways—ways that are particular to them. Universal Design for Learning (UDL) provides educators with practical strategies and techniques to ensure that all learners can meet high expectations. In this introductory facilitated online course, participants learn the research basis for UDL, practical applications of UDL to lesson design, and helpful technology tools that support flexible, inclusive instruction. Each course section brings together up to 20 educators in an online community of practice.

  • symposium
    Empowering Learners logo. Inspire change. Create the future. CAST's 4th Annual UDL Symposium

    Monday, July 30 – Wednesday, August 1, 2018

    CAST's Annual UDL Symposium is one of the premiere education events focused on leading the field of Universal Design for Learning forward. This year’s UDL Symposium is an opportunity to come together as a community to explore the promise of Universal Design for Learning for empowering learners. July 31 - August 1, 2018 at the Harvard Law School campus in Cambridge, MA.

  • institute
    Photo of a BCSC school bus with the BCSC and CAST logos at the bottom

    Tuesday, September 18 – Wednesday, September 19, 2018

    Come see UDL in action and learn from educators who regularly implement UDL in their K-12 classrooms! September 18-19, 2018 in Columbus, IN.

  • presentation

    2:00PM – 4:45PM ET on Friday, November 8, 2019

    Accessibility of an OER means that all students are afforded the same opportunity to learn from a material, regardless of the tools they use for access. Learner variability is the norm, not the exception, so consideration of the ways students interact with digital materials is essential for curating and authoring inclusive OER.

  • presentation
    CEC 2020 logo

    Wednesday, February 5 – Saturday, February 8, 2020

    Visit our CAST of Characters at the 2020 CEC Convention & Expo in Portland, Oregon, February 5–February 8, 2020. Learn more about our sessions and follow along on social media using the #CEC2020 hashtag.

  • statement
    logo of smarter balanced assessment consortium

    CAST, 2013

    CAST responds to the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium’s draft of Accessibility and Accommodations Guidelines.

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

    CAST, 2013

    CAST responds to a request by the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) for comments on its draft PARCC Accommodations Manual for the organization’s large-scale assessment. In this statement, CAST points out five areas where the assessments could be improved to make them more accessible and effective for learners, especially those with disabilities.

  • statement
    logo of smarter balanced assessment consortium

    CAST, 2013

    CAST responds to the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium’s request for public comment about its Accessibility and Accommodations Guidelines.