Tag Archives: Universal Design for Learning

Learning Made Accessible = Life As Opportunity

The Journey I have to admit that five years ago, I didn’t, in general, use the terms access, accessible, or accessibility as a frame for beliefs about learning. Of course, as with most educators, I’ve been quick to embed phrases … Continue reading

Posted in culture, Leadership, learning technologies, school culture, social story | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Why Are We Here? #LeadershipDay14

At our Back to School Leadership gathering I asked the team in the district where I am superintendent one question, “why are we here?”  A simple question, right? Some might say so. But I believe it’s a grand challenge to … Continue reading

Posted in culture, Leadership, learning technologies, school culture, social story, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Experimenting with Learning New Stuff Isn’t Just for Kids

I’m continuing to play with a free collage-making app that I recently downloaded… and wondering about its use as tool for learning. I can see kids using it as a way of organizing digital images to visualize themes, describe content, … Continue reading

Posted in culture, learning technologies, social story, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 3 Comments