How to Reach Every Learner: The Science of Student Success

Wednesday, October 16 | 11:45AM–12:30PM CT | W185bc, Level 1
Session Type: Breakout Session
Delivery Format: Interactive Presentation

Interactive learning design provided by Steelcase Education, Gold Partner

You've heard about Universal Design for Learning (UDL) and the neuroscience behind it. This highly interactive session will show you how to unleash UDL expert practices by aligning four common IT tools to the UDL framework: personal file space, calendars, collaboration software, and mobile-communication channels. You'll leave with specific IT changes that unlock access and empowerment that drive learner persistence, retention, and satisfaction.

Outcomes: Explore 4 IT tools that support learner engagement * Analyze your own campus IT systems for UDL openings * Plan at least 2 specific IT changes to expand adoption of the UDL framework


  • Thomas Tobin

    Senior Teaching & Learning Designer, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Resources & Downloads

  • 20191016 EDUCAUSE Reach Every Learner Tobin Handout

    Updated on 11/26/2019
  • 20191016 EDUCAUSE Reach Every Learner Tobin Slides

    Updated on 11/26/2019