UDL-Aligned Strategies

What are UDL-aligned strategies?

UDL-aligned strategies are instructional methods and tools used by teachers to ensure that ALL students have an equal opportunity to learn. All of our strategies are aligned with Universal Design for Learning (UDL) guidelines. These guidelines help you to select strategies that remove barriers in instruction so that all students can achieve their learning goals.

- Recruiting interest

- Sustaining effort and persistence

- Self-regulation

Strategies for Representation

- Perception

- Language, mathematical expressions, and symbols

- Comprehension

- Activate or supply background knowledge
- Highlight patterns, critical features, big ideas, and relationships
- Guide information processing, visualization, and manipulation
- Maximize transfer and generalization

Strategies for Expression

- Physical action

- Expression and communication

- Use multiple media for communication
- Use multiple tools for construction and composition
- Build fluencies with graduated levels of support for practice and performance

- Executive functions