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.

- Self-regulation

- Sustaining effort and persistence

- Recruiting interest

Strategies for Representation

- Comprehension

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

- Language, mathematical expressions, and symbols

- Perception

Strategies for Expression

- Executive functions

- 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

- Physical action