Acquiring and Using Digital Text to Support UDL


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This presentation focuses on using digital text to support Universal Design for Learning (UDL).  A very brief overview of UDL will be provided and then we will address the many ways digital text can be modified to support the diverse needs of the students in our classrooms.  Several resources for obtaining both copy written and public domain digital text will be provided.  We will discuss emerging trends in the use of digital text such as eBook readers and open source textbooks.  The presentation will conclude with a review of tools and websites that incorporate many aspects of UDL.

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