Skip to main content

Showing results 251-260 of 352 for cast

  • article

    Rose & Dalton, 2006

    The nature of literacy is fundamentally changing. Recent advances in digital media and in the field of neuroscience have shown us that oral literacy (listening and speaking) is, once again, becoming more and more important. Here Rose and Dalton argue that traditional definitions of literacy are too narrow, and must be expanded to include listening. It concludes with recommendations on how to include listening in the classroom.

  • article

    Rose, et al., 2006

    Universal Design for Learning (UDL) has traditionally been thought of as a K-12 initiative. However, it can also be implemented at the postsecondary level. In this paper the teaching staff of T-560: Meeting the Challenge of Individual Differences, a course at the Harvard Graduate School of Education, discuss their experiences implementing UDL in their course. It also includes specific examples from their class.

  • symposium
    UDL for Social Justice hero image

    Monday, July 31 – Wednesday, August 2, 2017

    Providing high quality education is a matter of social justice, and Universal Design for Learning (UDL) is an innovative framework that supports all learners—regardless of socioeconomic, cultural, gender, language, cognitive, physical, and emotional background—by providing exceptional, rigorous learning opportunities. UDL proactively infuses opportunities for learners to overcome barriers and ensure that learning has no limits.

  • webinar
    Culturally Responsive Design for English Learners: The UDL Approach book cover

    3:00PM – 4:00PM ET on Tuesday, November 28, 2017

    Join CAST on Tuesday, November 28, 2017, for a free online workshop with Patti Kelly Ralabate and Loui Lord Nelson to discuss the challenges faced when educating ELs and the supports provided through Culturally Responsive Teaching and Universal Design for Learning.

  • webinar
    Let Them Thrive cover with photo of Katie Novak

    9:00AM – 10:00AM ET on Wednesday, December 13, 2017

    Join CAST on Wednesday, December 13, 2017 for a free online workshop with Katie Novak to discuss the most effective strategies for supporting all kids and using the UDL principles to unlock the doors to academic success.

  • webinar
    Photo of Chelsea Miro | Unbound Learning: A conversation with CAST author Chelsea Miro

    3:30PM – 4:30PM ET on Monday, February 10, 2020

    Author Chelsea Miro invites us to “Imagine a classroom that empowers every student to pursue their interests, to travel the paths of their curiosity, to allow learning to be a natural process.” What does this look like, sound like, and feel like? How can we design our classrooms and lessons so that they bring this vision to reality?

  • Photo of Skip Stahl

    Senior Policy Analyst

    A nationally recognized expert in accessible educational materials and Universal Design for Learning, Skip Stahl has extensive experience in advising education stakeholders--including states, district leaders, publishers and policy makers--on how to ...

  • Photo of Joy Smiley Zabala

    Director of Technical Assistance

    Joy Smiley Zabala is a leading expert on the use of assistive technology (AT) to improve education for people with disabilities. As a technologist, special educator, teacher trainer, and conference speaker, Dr. Zabala has earned international recognition ...

  • Photo of a green apple

    Senior Director of Learning & Innovation

    Dr. James D. Basham is the Senior Director of Learning & Innovation at CAST and founder of the Universal Design for Learning - Implementation and Research Network (UDL-IRN). He is also an Associate Professor at the Department of Special Education at the University of Kansas.

  • Photo of Niel Albero

    Implementation Specialist

    Niel Albero is a UDL Implementation Specialist, working with school based teams to develop understanding around the UDL framework and customize their experience to their context.

Top of Page