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Resources

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
http://www.facultyware.uconn.edu/

 

Universal Design, The Access Center, American Institutes for Research:
http://www.k8accesscenter.org/index.php/category/universal-design/

 

Universal Design, The Center for Universal Design, North Carolina State University:
http://design.ncsu.edu/cud/about_ud/about_ud.htm

 

Universal Design for Learning, The Center for Applied Special Technology (CAST):
http://www.cast.org/

 

Universal Design in Education, The Center for Universal Design in Education, University of Washington:
http://www.washington.edu/doit/CUDE/

 

Universal Instructional Design, University of Guelph:
http://www.tss.uoguelph.ca/uid/

 

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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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Toolboxes

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/