User Experience & Instructional Designer
Cara is a User Experience & Instructional Designer helping to create intuitive experiences for educators and students interfacing with technology.
As an Implementation Specialist, Melissa works with school teams to rethink curriculum, instruction and environments to provide access for all, using the UDL framework as a tool for redesign.
Director of the Toni Jennings Exceptional Education Institute & Professor, UCF
Dr. Eleazar Vasquez III is the director of the Toni Jennings Exceptional Education Institute and Professor of exceptional student education at the University of Central Florida.
Ganley & Ralabate, 2013
UDL Implementation: A Tale of Four Districts is the story of four school districts taking the journey into the Universal Design for Learning (UDL) implementation process.
Senior Research Scientist & Instructional Designer
Dr. Tracey Hall conducts research on instructional interventions in reading, writing, literacy in the content areas, and assessment. Her work includes the design and evaluation of instructional approaches and assessment tools. These experiences are ...
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 writing.
Director of Educational User Experience Design
As Director of Educational User Experience Design, Kim Ducharme heads up design strategy and user experience for the development of interactive learning environments and tools that expand learning opportunities for all individuals through Universal Design for Learning. She leverages ...
Senior Research Scientist
Dr. Jess Gropen’s research on executive function and conceptual change not only contributes to contemporary research in cognitive science on the development of mathematical and scientific thinking in early childhood, but also offers effective strategies to close STEM learning opportunity gaps for children from low-income communities. ...
Technical Assistance Specialist
In her role, Janet works with the CITES team to help build the capacity of school districts to improve their collaboration and efficacy of Assistive Technology (AT) and Educational Technology (EdTech) systems. ...
UDL is found in many public policies in the U.S. around K-12 education, higher education, educational technology, and workforce development.