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Human Development Institute

University Center for
Excellence in Disabilities

HDI Community Training Event

Universal Design for Learning: Designing Classrooms for All Learners

Date: February 22, 2019

Time: 1:00 - 3:00 PM EST

Presenters: Jennifer Pusateri, David Beach, Allison Posey, Jennifer Levine

Continuing Education Units: This program is presented in conjunction with the Kentucky Office of Vocational Rehabilitation. CRC credit hours are pending for Rehabilitation Counseling. CEUs are also pending for Early Care & Education and Effective Instructional Leadership (EILA).

Registration Link: https://uky.az1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_861iOBpCDLtQB0x

Location: UK Coldstream Research Campus Human Development Institute Training Room 1525 Bull Lea Road, Lexington KY 40511

Universal Design for Learning (UDL) is an approach for teaching that aims to meet the needs of ALL learners by providing flexible and varied methods of instruction and assessment. Join UDL and accessibility experts for this seminar to learn more about how UDL can impact all students by addressing learner variability in every classroom.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Develop a basic understanding of the origins and principles of UDL.
  2. Learn about the benefits and best practices of UDL implementation at the K-12 and post-secondary levels.
  3. Explore UDL’s connections to brain research.
  4. Learn how parents, professionals and educators can advocate for the implementation of UDL in their local area.