Universal Design for Learning (UDL)
Universal design for learning (UDL) is a framework to improve and optimize teaching and learning for all people based on scientific insights into how humans learn. The principles and guidelines for UDL are organized by the "Why" of learning, the "What" of learning, and the "How" of learning.
Watch a brief overview - UDL at a Glance
CAST website - The Center for Assistive Special Technology (CAST) is a nonprofit education research and development organization that works to expand learning opportunities for all individuals through Universal Design for Learning. The website holds a plethora of resources and supports for understanding and implementing UDL in the classroom. Take a look!
Find supports for creating a universally designed classroom that purposefully and proactively plans for the needs of all students.
UDL LiveBinder - Find supports for creating a universally designed classroom that purposefully and proactively plans for the needs of all students. Jessica Callaghan from FDLRS NEFEC has compiled hundreds of online resources to support Universal Design for Learning, as well as maximizing the impact of iPads, visual supports, and many, many others. Updated frequently, so keep checking in for new resources.