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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News from CAST
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The groundbreaking partnership with CAST and the New Hampshire Department of Education trains local educators in the Universal Design for Learning (UDL) framework.
Wednesday, October 6, 2021
The Joy Zabala Fellowship in Assistive Technology & Accessible Educational Materials will celebrate the life and work of our dear colleague, Joy Smiley Zabala, EdD.
Friday, August 6, 2021
Ensuring fundamental access to learning for all is CAST’s primary work, and accessibility is a foundational component of Universal Design for Learning.
Thursday, July 22, 2021
Upcoming Learning Events
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Join CAST co-founder, David Rose for a four-part minicourse to discover what we can learn about ourselves, and our students, by exploring the neuroscience of how the brain creates beauty.
Wednesday, October 20 – Wednesday, November 10, 2021
Learn the core concepts and foundations of UDL, practical applications of UDL to lesson design, and how to support flexible, inclusive instruction.
Thursday, October 21 – Friday, October 22, 2021
Learn the foundations of the UDL framework, apply it to your setting in real time to develop an action plan, and receive personalized coaching and support as you begin to implement UDL in your practice.
Wednesday, October 27 – Sunday, June 5, 2022