Presentation on theme: "Universal Design for Learning(UDL)"— Presentation transcript:
1 Universal Design for Learning(UDL) Network 401 Roxan Marks, Network Leader Maryanne DeVivio, Deputy Network LeaderJaymar Beltran-Rodriguez, Director of Operations“Mobilizing Collective Capacity”Universal Design for Learning(UDL)Principal + One Meeting September 1, 2011Special Education TeamRichard Shiels, Administrator of Special EducationGeraldine Hunter, Special Education School Improvement SpecialistEmily Andersen, Special Education Achievement CoachYadira Eleutice, ClericalTanya Smith, Manager of Special Education
2 Universal Design for Learning(UDL) I feel like watching T.V.
3 Universal Design for Learning(UDL) Incorporating Technology into the CurriculumMulti-sensory TeachingDifferentiated InstructionUDLIntegrated UnitsMultiple IntelligencesUDLThe concept of UDL is the intersection where all our initiatives come together.Teaching Every Student in the Digital Age Universal Design for Learning by David H. Rose & Anne Meyer Adapted- pg. 7
4 UDL •All modalities are utilized to instruct students. Universal Design for Learning•UDL breaks the traditional model of a teacher standing up in front of students to deliver the “TRUTH”.•All modalities are utilized to instruct students.•All students have access to the curriculum.UDLUDL
8 VISUAL AUDITORY KINESTHETIC TACTILE UDL Universal Design for Learning Wilson Reading SystemAll Modalities are utilized.VISUALAUDITORYKINESTHETICTACTILEWord Cards w/PicturesListen/RepeatUDLSkywritingTappingUDL
9 Universal Design for Learning UDL TIPS Provide Multiple Means of Representation •Vary the size of text, images, graphs and tablesVary the colorProvide Multiple Means for Action and Expression •Provide promptsProvide checklist and guides for note-takingUDLMultiple Means of Engagement •Allow learners to participate in the design of classroomactivities.UDLUDL Guidelines – Educator Checklist
11 Principles of Universal Design for Learning Universal Design for a GlancePrinciples of Universal Design for Learning•Multiple Means of Representation•Multiple Means of Expression•Multiple Means of EngagementPlease click hyperlink below to access the Universal Design for Learning(UDL) Video clip.UDL
12 Unpacking the John Muir Bundle Universal Design for a GlanceUnpacking the John Muir BundleUDLWhen you are unpacking the John Muir bundle, look for opportunities to incorporate the principles of UDL!
13 John Muir-ELA 4th Grade Bundle Common Core Learning Standards/UDL Supports for Students with DisabilitiesRefer to the handoutTo ensure accessibility for all students, clarify vocabulary.Pre-teach vocabulary, especially in ways that promote connections to the learner’s experience.UDLProvide options for comprehension (Use graphic organizers.)Read aloud from the text. Think and talk aloud about your thoughts that John Muir’s work had on preserving beauty and nature.Wouldn’t all students benefit from these strategies?UDL!!!!W
14 John Muir-ELA 4th Grade Bundle Common Core Learning Standards/UDL ACTIVITY:Discuss what you notice about the cards on your table. Please be prepared to share.Engagement: The “why” of learning.•How does this task stimulate interest and motivation for learning?LegacyChild Friendly DefinitionLEGACYDefinition: Something good that a person does that is still important to many people even after they do it or when they die.UDLRachel Beckwith Born: June 12, 2002 Died: July 20,2011
15 FYI -Donors Choose Site Your teachers can get free materials from this website.
16 Click the hyperlink for a synopsis of this book. Universal Design for LearningClick the hyperlink for a synopsis of this book.Your Special Education Liaison received a copy of this book if she/he attended the liaison meeting in May 2011.