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UDI Related Resources and Links

Following is a list of resources that provide information about Universal Design, technology in postsecondary education, students with Learning Disabilities, and students with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder.


The UDI Online Project does not endorse or support any specific web site except those hosted by the University of Connecticut.



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General Information

University of Connecticut: http://www.uconn.edu/


Center on Postsecondary Education and Disability, University of Connecticut: http://www.cped.uconn.edu/ (This site has other, broader resources on related topics.)


Center for Students with Disabilities, University of Connecticut: http://www.csd.uconn.edu/ (This site has other, broader resources on related topics.)


Office of Postsecondary Education, U.S. Department of Education: http://www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ope/index.html


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Universal Design and Its Applications to Education

Universal Design for Instruction (UDI), University of Connecticut: http://www.udi.uconn.edu and


Universal Design, The Access Center, American Institutes for Research:


Universal Design, The Center for Universal Design, North Carolina State University:


Universal Design for Learning, The Center for Applied Special Technology (CAST):


Universal Design in Education, The Center for Universal Design in Education, University of Washington:


Universal Instructional Design, University of Guelph:


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Information on Disabilities

ADDA, Attention Deficit Disorder Association: http://www.add.org/


CHADD, Children and Adults with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder: http://www.chadd.org/


DEMOS Project, University of Salford, University of Manchester, Manchester Metropolitan University, UMIST: http://www.jarmin.com/demos/index.html


LD Online: http://www.ldonline.org/


LDA, Learning Disabilities Association: http://www.ldanatl.org/


LDW, Learning Disabilities Worldwide: http://www.ldam.org/


Misunderstood Minds: http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/misunderstoodminds/


National Center for Learning Disabilities, LD.org: http://www.ncld.org/


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Americans with Disabilities Amendments Act of 2008 – Pub. L. No. 110-325. 42 U.S.C. § 1201 et seq.: http://www.ada.gov/


Higher Education Opportunity Act of 2008 – Pub. L. No. 110-315, 20 U. S. C. § 1001 et seq.: http://www2.ed.gov/policy/highered/leg/hea08/index.html


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Technology and Postsecondary Education

Campus Computing Project: http://www.campuscomputing.net/


Campus Technology: http://campustechnology.com/home.aspx


Center for Implementing Technology in Education: http://www.cited.org/index.aspx


Connecticut Distance Learning Consortium: http://www.ctdlc.org/


Distance Education Resources and Tips from the Center for Continuing Studies, University of Connecticut: http://continuingstudies.uconn.edu/onlinecourses/faculty/content/DERT_pg...


Educause Learning Initiative: http://www.educause.edu/eli


The Horizon Project: http://www.nmc.org/horizon-project


KnowledgeWorks Foundation, 2020 Forecast: Creating the Future of Learning: http://www.futureofed.org/


Learning Solutions Magazine: http://www.learningsolutionsmag.com/


NERCOMP, NorthEast Regional Computing Program: http://www.nercomp.org/


The New Media Consortium: http://www.nmc.org/


Quality Matters: http://www.qualitymatters.org/index.htm


Technology Review: http://www.technologyreview.com/


W3C: http://www.w3.org/


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Barbara Lindsey, Beyond WebCT: Integrating Social Networking Tools into Language & Culture Courses: http://beyondwebct.wordpress.com/


Brian C. Housand, PhD.: http://personal.ecu.edu/housandb/ecu/Home.html


Janet Jordan, Instructional Resource Center, University of Connecticut: http://itlirc.wordpress.com/


Kim Cofino, Always Learning: http://kimcofino.com/blog/


Michael Wesch, Digital Ethnography, Kansas State University: http://mediatedcultures.net/about.htm 


Silvia Tolisano, Langwitches Blog: http://langwitches.org/blog/


Vanessa’s Technology Talk: http://www.distance-educator.com/


Vicki Davis, The Cool Cat Teacher Blog: http://coolcatteacher.blogspot.com/


Wesley Fryer, Moving at the Speed of Creativity: http://www.speedofcreativity.org/


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Academic Technology Center, Worcester Polytechnic Institute: http://www.wpi.edu/Academics/ATC/Collaboratory/HowTo/


Authentic Assessment Toolbox: http://jonathan.mueller.faculty.noctrl.edu/toolbox/index.htm


BBC Learning: http://www.bbc.co.uk/learning/


Centre for Learning & Performance Technologies: http://www.c4lpt.co.uk/recommended/index.html


Educational Technology Tools: http://edtechtools.wetpaint.com/


E-Learning Tools: http://elearningtools.wetpaint.com/


Evaluation Cookbook, Learning Technology Dissemination Initiative: http://www.icbl.hw.ac.uk/ltdi/cookbook/contents.html


Free Software Directory: http://directory.fsf.org/category/educ/


GO2WEB20: http://www.go2web20.net/#tag:most-popular


Guides and Tutorials: http://www.guidesandtutorials.com/tutorials-site-map.html


MERLOT: Multimedia Educational Resource for Learning and Online Teaching: http://www.merlot.org/merlot/index.htm


TechMatrix: http://www.techmatrix.org/


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Office of Postsecondary Education, U.S. Department of Education Grant Recipients:

The Access Project, Colorado State University: http://accessproject.colostate.edu/


SciTrainU, Georgia Institute of Technology and University of Georgia: http://www.catea.gatech.edu/scitrainU


BREAKTHRU, Georgia Institute of Technology and University of Georgia: http://www.georgiabreakthru.org/


Students with Disabilities as Diverse Learners, University of Hawai’i: http://www.ist.hawaii.edu


Universal Access, University of Iowa: http://www.education.uiowa.edu/universalaccess


FAME Project, Ohio State University: http://fame.oln.org/


Partnership Grant, Ohio State University: http://ada.osu.edu/resources/fastfacts/Universal_Design.htm


Project Higher Ed, Disability & Diversity: A Universal Model for Success in Higher Education, San Diego State University: http://highered.sdsu.edu


Ensuring Access through Collaboration and Technology: Partnerships, Technology and Dissemination (EnACT~PTD), Sonoma State University, San Francisco State University, San José State University: http://enact.sonoma.edu/


Supporting Faculty to Teach All Students: A Universal Design Consulting Team Model, University of Vermont: www.uvm.edu/~udl


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Vendor Resources

Apple: http://www.apple.com/education/resources/


Microsoft: http://www.microsoft.com/education/teachers/default.aspx


Techsmith: http://www.techsmith.com/