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  • presentation
    SXSW EDU logo

    Monday, March 9 – Thursday, March 12, 2020

    Visit our CAST of Characters at SXSW EDU in Austin, TX, March 9 – 12, 2020. Learn more about our sessions and follow along on social media using the #SXSWEDU hashtag.

  • statement
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    CAST, 2013

    CAST responds to request by the writers of the assessments aligned to Common Core standards for comments on drafts of the assessments. In this statement, CAST points out five areas where the assessments could be improved to make ...

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    CAST, 2013

    CAST responds to a request by the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) for comments on its draft PARCC Accommodations Manual for the organization’s large-scale assessment. In this statement, CAST points out five areas where the assessments could be improved to make them more accessible and effective for learners, especially those with disabilities.

  • webinar
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    3:30PM – 5:00PM ET on Thursday, July 16, 2020

    In this webinar you will meet a superintendent, a principal, and a teacher, along with an Implementation Specialist from CAST who is supporting their work to integrate UDL. Each member of the panel will share their remote learning story, reflect on what they learned, and discuss how they will carry their new understanding about designing to meet the needs of all students forward into the coming school year.

  • institute
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    Thursday, April 16 – Friday, April 17, 2020

    Join us for two days of an online, immersive, and interactive introduction to Universal Design for Learning, April 16–17, 2020.

  • webinar
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    1:00PM – 2:00PM ET on Tuesday, April 14, 2020

    Using the syllabus as our template, we'll begin to explore how to put the components of universal design and the four core principles (Perceivable, Operable, Understandable and Robust, or POUR) into practice. Brought to you by the NSF funded ATE Central project and the National AEM Center at CAST, we'll explore how you can shape your class syllabus to provide a welcoming environment for all students, including those with disabilities. There will be time to get answers to your accessibility questions, and examples of how others in the community college sector are putting Universal Design for Learning into practice in their classrooms and labs.

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    CAST, 2013

    CAST responds to the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium’s request for public comment about its Accessibility and Accommodations Guidelines.

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    Senior Innovation Scientist

    As Senior Innovation Scientist, Bob applies his expertise in neuroscience, learning science, assessment, instructional design, UX design, and programming to the challenge of providing students with flexible and effective learning opportunities and teachers with the resources and supports to make this happen.

  • statement
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    CAST, 2013

    CAST responds to the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium’s draft of Accessibility and Accommodations Guidelines.

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    Instructional Designer & Research Associate

    After earning master’s degrees in American Studies at Yale University, I worked on my doctoral dissertation which investigated the role of the image of home in American culture up to the Civil War. This somewhat esoteric topic led to digging into ...