General Sessions

Universal Design for Learning(UDL) + Web 2.0 = Quality Learning for All

Amanda Inman - Assistive Technology Specialist (Paulding County School District)

Jennifer Holloway - Assistive Technology Specialist (Atlanta Public Schools)

November 3rd - 10:45-11:45 A.M. and 3:00-4:00 P.M.

Description of Session - The session provided participants with an awareness and understanding of Universal Design for Learning (UDL) principles and the utilization of Web 2.0 tools to create a powerful learning environment for all students. It is the utilization of both UDL principles and Web 2.0 tools that create a learning environment that meets the needs of various learning styles and ability levels of students to promote critical thinking, problem solving, and decision making skills. Tools from the following categories will be used to facilitate the session: annotation and note taking, audio and podcast tools, collaborative writing tools, mind mapping, educator and student communities, communication and online discussion tools, learning spaces, presentation and video tools and video sharing.

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