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Universal Design for Learning

Universal Design for Learnings provides a plan for the creation of instructional goals, methods, materials, and assessments that work for everyone--not a single, one-size-fits-all solution but rather flexible approaches that can be customized and adjusted to the needs of individuals.

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Transforming Education through Universal Design for Learning

Center for Applied Special Technology

This site explains what is meant by the universal design for learning and provides background information such as research on the topic and learning tools.

Ensuring Access through Collaboration and Technology

Center for Distributed Learning, California State University

This is acomprehensive faculty development guide for improving courses using the principle of Universal Design for Learning.

Universal Design for Instruction in Postsecondary Education

Neag School of Education, University of Connecticut.

The UDI Online project focuses on the concept of "faculty as designer" and targets electronic teaching "e-Tools" that faculty can implement in their courses without requiring the support of an instructional or web design team.

Universal Design for Learning (UDL)

MERLOT ELIXR Project, Center for Distributed Learning, California State University

This site contains 8 video cases regarding how faculty have implemented Universal Design for Learning in their practice.


Center for Assistive Technology and Environmental Access (CATEA), Georgia Tech University

This site is a tutorial comprised of 10 modules that offer information, instructional techniques, and practice labs on how to make the most common needs in distance education accessible for individuals with disabilities, and enhance the usability of online materials for all students.