CAST’s learning scientists, education researchers, curriculum developers, and other experts provide sought-after speaking engagements on a range of topics related to UDL.
Sample Keynote & Breakout Session Topics:
- Welcome to UDL
In this inspiring and big-picture presentation, attendees will learn about the foundational concepts that underlie UDL, about the UDL Guidelines, and the UDL design process.
- UDL & Equitable Environments
In this provocative presentation, attendees will learn about the purpose of UDL, the profound impact of adopting a UDL mindset, and unique strategies that can be employed to design learning environments that support equity for all students.
- UDL & Accessibility
In this compelling presentation, attendees will learn about the foundational concepts that underlie UDL and how accessibility is both central to and essential for Universal Design.
- UDL Guidelines Deep Dive
This interactive presentation provides an in-depth look at the UDL Guidelines, including what they mean and how to apply them in teaching and learning.
Prerequisite(s): Introduction to UDL
- Instructional Rounds to Support UDL Application
Originally developed by a group of educators at Harvard University, CAST has adapted the Instructional Rounds protocol to help educators apply UDL in the classroom. In this hands-on session, attendees will learn how to use Instructional Rounds to enhance and support UDL.
Prerequisite(s): Introduction to UDL preferred
- Schoolwide UDL Implementation
Tailored for school leaders, this session covers the four domains of UDL implementation and best practices for creating a school improvement plan with UDL.
Prerequisite(s): None (some background in UDL preferred)
- Custom Session
Have a specific topic in mind? We will work with you to design a presentation or session that is relevant and engaging.
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