Priorities for Teacher Professional Development

Many teachers feel ill-equipped to take their classes online. This video discusses the important role professional development plays in developing educators to teach online, and with a call-to-action to ed-tech, government, and...

Elements of Effective Online Courses

What are the elements of effective online courses? This video gives educators an understanding of how effective online and blended K-12 courses are designed. The research of Barbour (2019) and Cavanaugh et. al., (2004) have been referenced in the video. We recommend...

What is the Universal Design for Learning?

We know educators love frameworks. We do too. The Universal Design for Learning is a framework that can be used in face-to-face, online, and blended learning environments. In this video, educator James Bowens discusses what the Universal Design for Learning is. He...

How to use Universal Design for Learning

The Universal Design for Learning (UDL) is a framework that can be used to design learning experiences, face-to-face and online. In this video, educator James Bowens discusses how educators can use UDL to design...