CAST Center for Applied Special Technology CAST Non-profit educational research and development organization Using technology-based resources and strategies their mission is to meet the learning needs all students especially those with learning disabilities.
Brain Research Strategic Networks The “how” of learning Recognition Networks The “what” of learning Affective Networks The “why” of learning
The Three Principals of UDL Multiple means of representation to give diverse learners options for acquiring information and knowledge Multiple means of action and expression to provide learners options for demonstrating what they know Multiple means of engagement to tap into learners’ interests, offer appropriate challenges, increase motivation UDL Principles and Practice
Multiple means of representation Guideline 1: Provide options for perception Guideline 2: Provide options for language and symbols Guideline 3: Provide options for comprehension
Multiple means of action and expression Guideline 4: Provide options for physical action Guideline 5: Provide options for expressive skills and fluency Guideline 6: Provide options for executive functions
Multiple means of engagement Guideline 7: Provide options for recruiting interest Guideline 8: Provide options for sustaining effort and persistence Guideline 9: Provide options for self-regulation
Impact on Student Learning Why Should We Implement UDL? The Systemic Change Planneris a tool we can use to implement UDL at Seneca.
Click on the links below to learn more about CAST and UDL. UDL Self-check UDL Class Profile Maker UDL Book Builder UDL Center Video Screening Room UDL Implementation Examples UDL Lesson Builder UDL Teaching Every Student UDL and ESEA Legislation CAST Online Tools and Resources
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