To raise awareness and provide professional development about Universal Design for Learning, the Americans with Disabilities Act, Individuals with Disabilities Education Act and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. Promote meaningful access to technology based resources as a good faith effort to bridge the digital divide and HW broadband gap.
Professional Learning Opportunities
Tech for All: Great Lakes UDL – IRN Conference
Date: October 26-28, 2020
Description: The Tech for All learning area is once again partnering with the Universal Design for Learning Implementation and Research Network (UDL-IRN) for the fourth annual UDL-IRN Great Lakes UDL Experience. Join your colleagues from around the Great Lakes region (and beyond!) to explore how Universal Design for Learning can help you create a welcoming, responsive, student-centered classroom that cultivates expert learners. The event features national presenters who will focus on UDL and designing for remote and face-to-face learning environments for all students.
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Tech For All: MEMSPA Twitter Chat
Date: October 1st at 8:00 pm
Description: The Tech for All learning area has collaborated with MEMSPA, the Michigan Elementary and Middle School Principals Association, to moderate the October 1st #MEMSPAchat. It is focused on synchronous learning strategies for ALL students in online instruction. Questions will be posted using the MACUL Twitter account.
Tech for All: AT Twitter Chat
Date: October 14, 2020
Description: The Tech for All learning area will be moderating the weekly #ATchat around synchronous and asynchronous learning strategies for assistive technology, including tools to help teachers meet the learning needs of all of their students. Questions will be posted using the MACUL Twitter account.