Embracing Universal Design for Learning (UDL), Including Tips for Distance Instruction (Webinar for K-12 Educators)
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WGBH, through its Bringing the Universe to America's Classrooms project, is offering K-12 educators a three-part webinar series on Universal Design for Learning (UDL).
Katie Novak, Ed.D., author of eight best-selling books on Universal Design for Learning and Mirko Chardin, co-author with Dr. Novak on "Equity by Design: The Power and Promise of UDL," will lead a series of three one-hour webinars on Universal Design for Learning. Participants will learn more about a framework to help eliminate barriers that prevent some students from learning at high levels to create a more equitable system for those students who have been historically marginalized.
Webinar 1: Embracing Universal Design for Learning, Including Tips for Distance Instruction (Tuesday, August 25, 2020 at 7 PM EDT)
This webinar will cover:
- Understanding core components of Universal Design for Learning (UDL)
- The UDL Framework, principles, and guidelines
- Examples of what UDL looks like in practice, including tips for applying UDL to support distance/ blended instruction
Webinar 2: Teaching Science through the Lens of Universal Design for Learning (UDL), Including Tips for Distance Instruction (September 15, 2020 at 7pm EDT)
Webinar 3: Equity by Design: How UDL Provides Equal Opportunities to Learn (October 8, 2020 at 7pm EDT)
For more information, including registration links, for the 2nd and 3rd webinars please contact Mitul Daiyan (email@example.com).