CAST through the years: One mission, many innovations. A look at CAST's history and accomplishments from 1984 through today.
3:00PM – 4:00PM ET on Tuesday, July 10, 2018
Monday, June 3, 2019
CAST partners with the New Hampshire-based Advanced Regenerative Manufacturing Institute to seek ways to help students from diverse and underrepresented populations choose and embark on STEM careers.
Wednesday, March 30, 2016
CAST today announced the appointment of Jose Blackorby, PhD, as Senior Director of Research and Development. In this capacity, Dr. Blackorby will lead CAST’s research, project development, and technical assistance efforts. He will also open a West Coast office in the Bay Area.
Instructional Designer & Research Associate
After earning master’s degrees in American Studies at Yale University, I worked on my doctoral dissertation which investigated the role of the image of home in American culture up to the Civil War. This somewhat esoteric topic led to digging into ...
CAST's Co-Founder and Chief of Education Design, Emeritus
Drawing on a long-term focus on the psychological aspects of learning and learning disabilities, Anne Meyer played a leading role in CAST’s design of multimedia technology for diverse learners. Dr. Meyer has also led efforts to refine and disseminate ...
Senior Network Engineer
Mr. Dunne brings an extensive background in telecommunications hardware, software, system design, integration, and implementation to CAST.
Innovation Network Manager
Ari Fleisher manages visioning and operations for the NH UDL Innovation Network. She supports educators in exploring how UDL can help to further meaningful learning in their classrooms. Ari facilitates small and large teams as they identify barriers and design strategic, intentional ways to make learning more effective and inclusive.
Senior Director of Research & Development
As Senior Director of Research & Development, Jose Blackorby leads CAST’s research, project development, and technical assistance efforts.
Senior Director, Publishing & Communications
David Gordon is has led CAST’s communications and publishing efforts since 2004, including the development of numerous books, articles, videos, websites, and other media about Universal Design for Learning (UDL) In 2014, he became the founding Publisher and Editor ...