Wednesday, November 15, 2017
CAST and partners awarded $5 million to design software to adapt and customize digital materials for students with disabilities.
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, 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.
Thursday, February 9, 2017
CAST Co-Founder David Rose will receive the J.E. Wallace Wallin Special Education Lifetime Achievement Award at CEC 2017.
Thursday, November 5, 2015
The November 2015 issue of School Administrator a magazine that circulates to more than 13,000 school and district leaders, features a package of stories about universal design for learning (UDL) and highlights CAST's free resources for schools.
Monday, March 19, 2018
CAST is thrilled to announce that we have reached and exceeded our Phase I goal for the Founders' Fund for Innovation!
Your donation to nonprofit CAST supports our work with teachers and students, colleges and universities, states and districts—making you a partner with CAST until learning has no limits!
CAST, along with partners from SRI International and the Inclusive Design Research Centre, will be exploring and creating tools to ensure that K-12 students with disabilities get engaging, high-quality accessible digital learning materials, especially open education resources (OERs). The products and resources developed by CISL will enable teachers to customize instruction for the diverse needs of students with disabilities.
A suite of implementation tools and professional learning resources for scaled and effective use of CAST’s evidence-based Science Notebook in a Universal Design for Learning Environment (SNUDLE).
Mia Redovan joined CAST in 2018 as Project Manager. Prior to joining CAST, Mia was an Applications Manager for a medical association where she managed the maintenance and implementation of various platforms including the Learning Management System, Association Management Software (iMIS) and Community Management System.