School teachers, a principal, and Center Director David Rose tell what UDL offers schools today.
National Center on UDL Director David Rose explains how UDL helps meet the most pressing issues facing educators today. Drawing on brain research and the latest learning sciences, Dr. Rose describes the three UDL principles and what they mean for classroom practice.
National Center of Universal Design for Learning Director David Rose explains the structure of the UDL Guidelines.
Lowental, Patrick R. “Improving the Design of PowerPoint Presentations.” In Lowenthal, Patrick R., et al., The CU Online Handbook, 59-63.
This chapter is available here: http://www.ucdenver.edu/academics/CUOnline/FacultySupport/Handbook/Documents/Chapter_12.pdf
Dunlap, Joanna C., and Patrick R. Lowenthal. “Instructional Uses of Twitter.” In Lowenthal, Patrick R., et al., The CU Online Handbook, 45-50.
This chapter is available here: http://www.ucdenver.edu/academics/CUOnline/FacultySupport/Handbook/Documents/Chapter_8.pdf
Dunlop, Joanna C., and Ellen Stevens. “Fresh and Forward-Thinking: Using Blogs for Educational Purposes. In Lowenthal, Patrick R., et al., The CU Online Handbook, 35-39.
The chapter is available at: http://www.ucdenver.edu/academics/CUOnline/FacultySupport/Handbook/Documents/Chapter_6.pdf
Antonelli, Phil. “Make, Share, Find: Web 2.0 and Informal Learning.” In Lowenthal, Patrick R., et al., The CU Online Handbook, p. 25-28.
The chapter is available here: http://www.ucdenver.edu/academics/CUOnline/FacultySupport/Handbook/Documents/Chapter_4.pdf
Gary A. Smith, First-Day Questions for the Learner-Centered Classroom from The National Teaching and Learning Forum.
The New Media Consortium and EDUCAUSE have published their 2010 edition of The Horizon Report. Here is the table of contents.
Time-to-Adoption: One Year or Less
- Mobile Computing
- Open Content
Time-to-Adoption: Two to Three Years
- Electronic Books
- Simple Augmented Reality
Time-to-Adoption: Four to Five Years
- Gesture-Based Computing
- Visual Data Analysis
The report is available here.