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Self-Directed Online Courses

Dive into resources, go at your own pace, and self-check your knowledge along the way.

Benefits of Self-Directed Courses

Self-Paced Flexible Courses

Self-Paced

Choose when to begin and when to finish up. You'll have one year of access from the time you sign up. There are no deadlines. 
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Assess Your Own Learning

Self-check what you've learned along the way with our self-assessments and non-graded quizzes.
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Connect with Peers

Choose to post on networking and/or discussion board to connect with others going through the UDL journey. 

Prefer to interact with an instructor? Want to learn with peers? Take a look at our instructor-guided courses

Self-Directed Options

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How SEL & UDL Intersect

Meet the needs of all learners. Learn to apply the UDL and SEL frameworks to improve student outcomes.

1 year of access
Hours: 45

    • Recommended for admin and educators
    • Asynchronous
    • Key Benefit: Connect to learners through SEL & UDL
    • Key Focus: SEL/UDL
    • 3 Grad Credits Available
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Online By Design

Design engaging, effective, and accessible courses using the features of your LMS.

1 year of access
Hours: 45

    • Recommended for educators (elementary+)
    • Asynchronous
    • Key Benefit: Become the master of your LMS 
    • Key Focus: Inclusive Design
    • 3 Grad Credits Available
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UDL & SDI

Learn how to create more inclusive and rigorous learning outcomes for all using SDI best practices with UDL.

1 year of access
Hours: 45

    • Recommended for all
    • Asynchronous
    • Key Benefit: Bridge the gap between special education and general education
    • Key Focus: SDI/UDL
    • 3 Grad Credits Available
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Equity By Design

Learn to equip students & teachers with the will, skill, and collective capacity to enact positive change.

1 year of access
Hours: 45

    • Recommended for admin and educators
    • Asynchronous
    • Key Benefit: Make the critical link between social justice and UDL
    • Key Focus: Equity 
    • 3 Grad Credits Available
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Leaning Into Literacy

Rethink Your Literacy Beliefs and Gain Tangible Strategies to Start Using Now!

1 year of access
Hours: 30

    • Recommended for K-12, coaches, department chairs, curriculum leaders, & evaluators
    • Asynchronous
    • Key Benefit: Close the literacy gap
    • 3 grad credits + 15 additional hours available with final project
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Learning and the Brain

Develop a new lens to apply to your practice to better design for learning.

1 year of access
Hours: 45

    • Recommended for all
    • Asynchronous
    • Key Benefit: Learn to teach for the brain
    • Key Focus: Understanding the brain
    • 3 grad credits available
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Innovate Inside the [Virtual] Box

Learn to adopt the Innovator’s Mindset through the principles of UDL.

1 year of access
Hours: 45

    • Recommended for leaders and teachers 
    • Asynchronous
    • Key Benefit: Online Learning
    • Key Focus: Innovative mindset
    • 3 grad credits available
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UDL Now! Intro to UDL

Why, what, how to create more accessible and equitable learning environments.

1 year of access
Hours: 30

    • Recommended for PK-12 practitioners
    • Asynchronous
    • Key Benefit: UDL Intro and Certification 
    • Key Focus: The UDL Framework
    • 3 grad credits + 15 additional hours available with final project
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Deeper Learning

Learn why and how to create meaningful Deeper Learning experiences for your students.

1 year of access
Hours: 45

    • Recommended for coaches, curriculum leaders, and grade 6-12 teachers
    • Asynchronous
    • Key Benefit: Design deeper learning experiences for the classroom
    • Key Focus: Expert Learning
    • 3 grad credits available

     

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Universally Designed PLCs

Learn to create effective PLCs that help to increase expert teaching and learning.

1 year of access
Hours: 15

    • Recommended for leaders 
    • Asynchronous
    • Key Benefit:  Empower educators with a learning community
    • Key Focus: Creating PLCs that benefit all
    • 1 grad credit available
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PreK-3 UDL for Remote Learning

Learn to implement UDL in Remote/Hybrid learning environments.

1 year of access
Hours: 45

    • Recommended for educators (PreK-3)
    • Asynchronous
    • Key Benefit: Create the best experience for PreK-3 students
    • Key Focus: Remote Learning
    • 3 grad credits available
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UDL for Remote Learning

Reach and engage all students in any environment!

1 year of access
Hours: 45

    • Recommended for educators (Grade 3+)
    • Asynchronous
    • Key Benefit: Eliminate barriers in remote learning environments
    • Key Focus: Remote learning
    • 3 grad credits available
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The Evolved Classroom

Use the best practices of blended learning and UDL to create a flexible environment where you and your learners thrive!

Launches June 2021
Hours: 30

    • Recommended for elementary through higher education educators 
    • Asynchronous
    • Key Benefit: Create inclusive and innovative classrooms
    • 3 grad credits + 15 additional hours available with final project