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CAST is a multifaceted organization with a singular ambition: Bust the barriers to learning that millions of people experience every day. We do this by helping educators and organizations apply insights from the learning sciences and leading-edge practices to educational design and implementation.

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The 2021 UDL-IRN Summit & The 7th Annual CAST UDL Symposium: The Future Designed

Two Events, One Price

For the first time ever, bundle your UDL-IRN Summit (April 13–14, 2021) & CAST UDL Symposium (July 28–30, 2021) tickets at a reduced price! Join us at the two largest UDL-focused events of the year.

2021 UDL-IRN Summit

7th Annual CAST UDL Symposium

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CAST Announces Leadership Transition for Later in 2021

Linda Gerstle, CAST's CEO, will retire on September 30, 2021. The planned transition will be coordinated over the next several months.

Saturday, February 20, 2021

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Holiday Greetings from CAST—and Goodbye 2020!

As 2020 comes to a close, CAST's CEO, Linda Gerstle, looks back on the challenges and opportunities from an extraordinary year.

Friday, December 18, 2020

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CAST, University of Kansas to Build Scalable UDL Coaching Model

CAST & KU have won a 4-year, $1.6 million grant from the US Department of Education, Office of Special Education Programs to develop a sustainable coaching model that supports systemic implementation of UDL.

Thursday, December 3, 2020

Upcoming Learning Events

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Features in Accessibility: Book Creator

Join us to learn about the accessibility supports built into Book Creator that make it possible for diverse learners to become published authors.

2:00PM – 3:00PM ET on Tuesday, March 23, 2021

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What It’s All About: Teaching, Learning and Assessment

This webinar will discuss how inclusive technology practices in teaching, learning and assessment can help benefit all students, including students with disabilities.

3:30PM – 4:30PM ET on Tuesday, March 30, 2021

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DUA 101: un marco para abordar la variabilidad del alumno: teoría en la práctica

Este curso consiste en un conjunto de quince módulos introductorios que brindan una introducción al Diseño Universal para el Aprendizaje (DUA).

Thursday, April 8 – Sunday, September 26, 2021

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