CITES provides high-quality products and services for local education agencies focused on the systemic integration of assistive technology and accessible instructional technology.
This EdTech Design Challenge and Incubator project gives high school youth the opportunity to immerse themselves in design thinking, cutting-edge technology and the innovation economy, allowing them to discover new talents and interests beyond the narrow confines and literacies valued in school.
Thursday, March 7, 2019
The AEM Center at CAST is the recipient of the 2019 Exemplary Program Award in Educational Technology from ACRES.
Wednesday, December 19, 2018
The CAST offices in Wakefield, MA are moving! To accommodate the move and the holidays, our offices will be closed December 24 through January 2, 2019.
Tuesday, May 19, 2015
“Making the most of technology requires a methodical and principled approach, one that turns the aspirations of personalized learning into an effective practice of personalized learning,” writes CAST’s David Gordon in eSchool News. “Universal design for learning makes that practice possible. The challenge for educators is to realize this potential in the classroom on Monday morning.”
Friday, March 6, 2015
CAST Co-Founder David Rose and Co-President Gabrielle Rappolt-Schlichtmann and their work on the Udio project were featured this week in The Hechinger Report, an online national web magazine.
Thursday, March 5, 2015
CAST Research Scientist Sam Johnston is quoted in a new Campus Technology magazine article titled "Course Design that Meets More Learners' Needs."
Wednesday, August 29, 2018
Oak Foundation has awarded CAST and the UDL Implementation and Research Network (UDL-IRN) $1 million over three years in support of efforts to create the Universal Design for Learning Certification and Credentialing Initiative (UDL-CCI).
Wednesday, September 5, 2018
New Profit, a national venture philanthropy organization, has awarded $100,000 to CAST and the UDL Implementation and Research Network (UDL-IRN) to support the development and launch of Universal Design for Learning K-12 school-level certifications as part of a larger multi-year UDL Certification and Credentialing Initiative (UDL-CCI).
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