Learn more about the Annual CAST UDL Symposium, an opportunity to go beyond the basics of Universal Design for Learning through engaging conversations and incredibly powerful learning experiences. Let's grow the field of UDL together.
In this project funded by the Arthur Vining Davis Foundations, CAST is creating a suite of online professional learning courses for high school teachers to teach the principles of Universal Design for Learning
Wednesday, July 17, 2019
CAST, in collaboration with Jobs for the Future and the Wisconsin Regional Training Partnership, is piloting an approach to documenting prior learning for persons with disabilities in the industrial maintenance technician apprenticeship pathway.
Wednesday, July 15, 2015
CAST Co-President Gabrielle Rappolt-Schlichtmann briefed members of Congress and Congressional staff at a breakfast meeting on Capitol Hill today on the work CAST is doing to improve education for students with dyslexia.
The AccessATE project goal is to support the ATE community and provide grantees with the tools and knowledge to increase the accessibility and usability of their resources and activities. CAST will be providing technical assistance on accessibility and Universal Design for Learning to ATE Centers and ATE research grants.
Saturday, June 24, 2017
CAST is pleased to welcome Wendy Scott Keeney as Chief Development Officer (CDO). In this role, Wendy will oversee all efforts large and small across the organization to build a pipeline of diverse funding opportunities for CAST and a robust portfolio.
Wednesday, November 2, 2016
CAST's Board of Directors today announced the appointment of Linda Gerstle as the organization's Chief Executive Officer.
Saturday, March 30, 2019
CAST and UDL-IRN announce that they are merging. The combined organization will advance research, innovation, and implementation in Universal Design for Learning
Saturday, March 7, 2015
CAST Co-Founder David Rose will give one of two keynotes at the annual Association for Higher Education Access and Disability (AHEAD) conference in Dublin, Ireland on March 18-19, 2015. The conference theme is Universal Design for Learning: A License to Learn.
Wednesday, October 16, 2019
CAST released a statement after the U.S. House Education and Labor Committee introduced the College Affordability Act (H.R. 4674), which aims to improve opportunities for students from all backgrounds.