Event Details

Universal Design in Action Workshop

May 24, 2017: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Date Cost: Free

May 25, 2017: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Date Cost: Free

Description

A workshop for K-12 educators, faculty and postsecondary professionals, and leadership at all levels - offered by the Landmark College Institute for Research and Training and by Madison College. Date & Time · Wed, May 24, 2017 o 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM CDT · Thu, May 25, 2017 o 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM CDT Location Madison College Health Education Building 1705 Hoffman Street Room 309/311 Madison, WI 53704 Overview In this workshop, you will be immersed in a unique experiential learning opportunity, framed by the principles of Universal Design and emerging perspectives on classroom practices and neuro-education research. Who Should Attend? The issues covered in this workshop will enhance the practice of: · General classroom teachers · Higher education administrators · Transition coordinators · Special education teachers · Disability service providers · Counselors · Education technologists Workshop Highlights: · Develop a deeper appreciation of the unique challenges faced by students who learn differently. · Understand multiple perspectives on neurodiversity and its implications for teaching teenagers and young adults. · Acquire an in-depth understanding of Universal Design, with and without technology integration, and its application to learning environments. · Hear about latest research, best practices in action, and ways to apply what you learn in the workshop to your own educational setting. · Create universally designed content for your class! Register here! https://www.eventbrite.com/e/universal-design-in-action-tickets-33500834899

For more information, contact:
Scott Ritter
sritter@madisoncollege.edu
608-246-6791