Webinar: Accessible Instructional Practices: Reaching All Learners

Posted by Alexandra Kielty - On May 15, 2015 (EST)

This webinar is hosted by the National Collaborative on Workforce and Disability for Youth (NCWD/Youth)and will be held on Tuesday, May 19, 2015, from 1:30 – 3:00 PM Eastern Time

It provides an orientation to accessible instructional practices for postsecondary education professionals as a strategy for increasing student retention, persistence and success. Providing the materials, methods, and assessments associated with learning goals in multiple ways is a fundamental principle of Universal Design for Learning (UDL). How students are able to read, write, speak, gesture, select, or demonstrate achievement depends on the content, the task, and the capabilities of learners – and variability is the norm.

For students with sensory, physical or learning disabilities providing media and materials in multiple formats – text equivalents for images, captions for videos; text that can be read aloud – may be essential. For others, such as English language learners, those from different social or cultural backgrounds, or those who simply prefer one modality over another, these options allow them to use their strengths to support their areas of

To register for this webinar, please click on View Page Now or go to: https://iel.adobeconnect.com/accessible-instruction/event/event_info.html

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