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Universal Design for Learning (UDL): Resources
With a few minor adaptations, this Universal Design for Learning LibGuide is based on the one created by Sara Scribner, Library Faculty at Olympic College. Licensed under Creative Commons CC-BY-NC. Original libguide found at http://libguides.olympic.edu/
Select the Universal Design for Learning tab. Includes a short video by students and faculty describing the benefits of UDL, several tutorials for Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and eText. The Resources section has a checklist, quick tips and the history and philosophy of UDL.
A number of fascinating case studies by topic and discipline told by teachers and students. Also lessons learned, project reports and evaluation reports, as well as a Faculty Development Resources Section.
Definitions, principles, guidelines and examples by Sheryl Burgstahler for UDI, Universal Design of Instiruction.
RTC Library Materials
Click on the title to go to the Library catalog, where you can place a hold on a hard copy book or open an eBook.
Differentiating Instruction by Richard A. Villa; Ann I. Nevin; Jacqueline S. Thousand
Call Number: 371.394 THOUSAN 2007
Publication Date: 2007
This comprehensive resource demonstrates how to combine co-teaching with differentiated instruction for all diverse learners using universal design for learning (UDL) and a unique retrofit approach.
Teaching Every Student in the Digital Age by David Rose; Anne Meyer
Call Number: 371.394 ROSE-D 2002
Publication Date: 2002
This book is the first comprehensive presentation of the principles and applications of Universal Design for Learning (UDL)--a practical, research-based framework for responding to individual learning differences and a blueprint for the modern redesign of education.
Universal Design for Learning in Action by Whitney H. Rapp
Call Number: 371.9046 RAPP-W 2014
Publication Date: 2014
Need creative ideas for moving Universal Design for Learning from theory to practice? Get this must-have quick guide, ready for any teacher to pick up and start using now. Whitney Rapp, co-author of the acclaimed Teaching Everyone walks you step by step through 100 UDL strategies that strengthen student engagement, learning, and assessment. Based on the latest research (but still practical and fun), these highly effective ideas will help you address diverse learning needs and increase all students' access to the general curriculum. Essential for every educator who wants to know what UDL really looks like, sounds like, and feels like, and how to use this proven approach to teach and reach all learners. Find strategies for: classroom space and materials; classroom management; technologies; content instruction; social interaction; executive functions; transition to adulthood; assessment; and more.
Universal Design for Learning in the Classroom by Tracey E. Hall (Editor); Anne Meyer (Editor); David H. Rose (Editor)
Call Number: 371.394 UNIVERS 2012d
Publication Date: 2012
Clearly written and well organized, this book shows how to apply the principles of universal design for learning (UDL) across all subject areas and grade levels. The editors and contributors describe practical ways to develop classroom goals, assessments, materials, and methods that use UDL to meet the needs of all learners. Specific teaching ideas are presented for reading, writing, science, mathematics, history, and the arts, including detailed examples and troubleshooting tips. Particular attention is given to how UDL can inform effective, innovative uses of technology in the inclusive classroom.