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Nearly 60 percent of children with learning and attention issues experience bullying.

Know a parent who is worried about his or her child being bullied in school or participating in bullying? Encourage them to visit Understood to learn how to identify and address the problem.
Understand the signs of bullying. Learn facts about bullying and special needs kids children.
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Vote for your favorite #Looking4UDL video by midnight EDT April 24 to help us choose our People's Choice Winner! http://ow.ly/LAyXW
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Vote for your favorite #Looking4UDL video by midnight EDT April 24 to help us choose our People's Choice Winner! http://ow.ly/LAyXW
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Today is the day! Submit your 3 minute #UDL video by midnight for your chance to win $500! http://ow.ly/Lj1Zu #Looking4UDL
Show Us Your Fabulous UDL Work! We're looking for great examples of Universal Design for Learning (UDL) in practice. Here's YOUR opportunity to show what UDL looks like in your classroom, school, or learning environment. You or your school team could win $500 and the chance to show the world how ...
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Check out our three new online course modules that focus on applying the Universal Design for Learning framework to instruction for English Language Learners!
http://ow.ly/LapQ5
Online Learning. We offer educators an ever-expanding array of facilitated online courses. These learning environments enable collaboration locally and across the globe as participants deepen their understanding of UDL and apply it to practice. We offer online courses to individuals and ...
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No fooling! Sign up for our summer semester of UDL101: Introduction to Universal Design for Learning TODAY! http://ow.ly/DsVBS #UDLchat
We know from experience and science that individuals learn in varied ways—ways that are particular to them. Universal Design for Learning (UDL) provides educators with practical strategies and techniques to ensure that all learners can meet high expectations. In this introductory course, ...
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Last chance to register for Universal Design for Learning: Addressing the Variability of All Learners, May 7-8 at CAST in Wakefield, MA. http://ow.ly/DsUkx #UDL
We know from experience and neuroscience that individuals learn in varied ways. Universal Design for Learning (UDL) provides educators with practical strategies and techniques to ensure that all learners can meet high expectations. In this introductory institute participants learn the research ...
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Check out the latest calls to action on http://www.icareby.org. Read tips and suggested articles from the National Association of School Psychologists on helping a friend in need, supporting children’s mental health, respecting individual differences, and promoting prosocial behavior in schools. Take a pledge by going to www.icareby.org and clicking on the “I Care” button next to the specific action for students, parents, educational leaders, policy makers, and/or educators. A small action can make a difference in the life of a young person in your school or community!
The I Care by campaign gives people specific positive actions to take that have been proven to be successful, along with ways to share their actions to encourage others to do the same.
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You still have time! This Friday, April 10, 2015 is the deadline for submitting your video for the CAST #Looking4UDL video contest! Show us your fabulous work and win $500! Learn more: http://ow.ly/Lj0Su
Show Us Your Fabulous UDL Work! We're looking for great examples of Universal Design for Learning (UDL) in practice. Here's YOUR opportunity to show what UDL looks like in your classroom, school, or learning environment. You or your school team could win $500 and the chance to show the world how ...
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Online Course-Taking Evolving Into Viable Option for Special Education via Education Week. And check out CAST's role in the Center on Online Learning and Students with Disabilities project: http://ow.ly/L8oCY
A growing number of programs around the country are allowing students with disabilities to take virtual courses created with their needs in mind.
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CAST is seeking middle school remedial reading & resource room teachers to participate in a research study using Udio, an online reading environment for struggling 6th, 7th and 8th graders. For more information go to: http://ow.ly/KZXiJ
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CAST works to expand learning opportunities for all individuals, especially those with disabilities, through Universal Design for Learning.
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CAST is a nonprofit education R&D group best known for defining and promoting the innovative concepts of Universal Design for Learning (UDL). UDL is a research-based framework for designing inclusive curriculum that is flexible and highly responsive to the needs of individual learners. 

With UDL as a guide, CAST investigates creative solutions to today's core educational challenge: designing curricula to better serve an increasingly diverse population.