Our professional learning services are designed to empower educators and leaders apply insights from the learning sciences and cutting-edge practices to educational design and implementation.
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Consultation & Coaching Services
CAST works in partnership with schools, districts, states, and organizations to create learning environments that are flexible, accessible, and empowering for all.
UDL Implementation Planning
CAST’s UDL Implementation Planning is designed to address the unique needs of your school, district or organization and affect systems-level change.
Credentials & Certifications
Learn about our credentials for individuals and product certification for educational technology developers.
CAST’s implementation specialists provide sought-after speaking engagements on a range of topics related to UDL.
Courses & Classes
These interactive, boutique-style experiences are for teachers and education leaders who would like to increase their understanding of UDL.
Attend one of CAST’s regularly scheduled events to learn more about UDL, hear from industry thought leaders, and network with colleagues.
Upcoming Learning Opportunities
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Introduction: Explore Universal Design for LearningIn this introductory online course for preK–12 educators, participants learn the research basis for UDL, practical applications of UDL to lesson design, and helpful technology tools that support flexible, inclusive instruction.
Monday, June 5 – Monday, September 4, 2023
Introduction: Explore Universal Design for LearningThis course designed exclusively for those in Career & Technical Education (CTE) settings prepares CTE teachers, administrators, and guidance counselors to apply the UDL framework in their courses and programs.
Tuesday, June 6 – Friday, July 28, 2023
Upskill, Reskill, Thrive: Optimizing Learning and Development in the WorkplaceIn this webinar, you’ll learn how Universal Design for Learning can be applied across industries to optimize productive, meaningful work from James McKenna, author of Upskill, Reskill, Thrive.
3:00PM – 4:00PM ET on Tuesday, June 20, 2023
Introduction: Explore Universal Design for LearningDesigned exclusively for higher education, this course includes strategies to remove barriers to learning for postsecondary students.
Monday, June 26 – Friday, August 18, 2023
The 9th Annual CAST UDL Symposium: Through the Lens of UDLJoin online and in-person in Denver, CO July 31 – August 1, 2023. Let's co-create a vision for making UDL ubiquitous as a lens for our collective work of designing learning without limits.
Monday, July 31 – Tuesday, August 1, 2023
Application: Utilize Universal Design for LearningDesigned for educators who have a handle on the UDL core concepts and are ready for the next step in their learning. Prerequisite: Introduction Explore Universal Design for Learning or Engagement, Motivation & Emotion in the UDL Classroom
Tuesday, August 15 – Wednesday, August 16, 2023