http://bit.ly/UDL21HandsOn EDU 77 UDL 2.1: Hands On! Beth Poss Instructional Specialist Montgomery County Public Schools Christopher R. Bugaj Assistive Technology Specialist Loudoun County Public Schools Code to get on the Internet: ATIA012012
What do you know about UDL?http://bit.ly/UDLKnowledge
Universal Design for Learning (UDL) is aframework for removing barriers by anticipatingthe needs of all students. Video: http://bit. ly/udlexplained1
Universal Design for Learning meets Web 2.0 ● Universal Design for Learning ○ Multiple means of Engagement ○ Multiple means of Representation ○ Multiple means of Action and Expression ● Web 2.0 ○ User-centered ○ Information sharing ○ Collaboration ● Often used term for any website that encourages contribution from the average web user, not just tech experts--"The Read/Write Web"
Our Criteria● Does it adhere to the principles of UDL?● Is it relatively easy to use?● Is it free? ○ What is the registration process?● Appropriate Content? ○ EDU sites vs. open sites ○ privacy controls
Diigo.com - Social Bookmarking http://groups.diigo.com/group/atia-2012 Group: http://bit. ly/diigoatia
Diigo.com -Representation-highlight important passages to directlearning, organizationExpression - tags, online discussion through the sticky notesand in the groups, increases participation because of interest
ToonDoo.com - Representation- social stories, matching emotions, categories, abstract thinking skills, humor, instructions for assignments with an avatar of themselves Expression-- writing prompts, Wh-?, writing sentences, tell me by creating a comic