Dr. George Van Horn
Dr. George Van Horn is currently the director of special education for the Bartholomew Special Services Cooperative in Columbus, Indiana. He regularly provides support aligning PBIS and UDL initiatives within a wider landscape of inclusive practice. Dr. Van Horn has been a regular education teacher and a teacher of students with emotional disabilities. Additionally, he has served as a principal, school superintendent and director of special education. George has also been an adjunct assistant professor at Manhattan College in New York and an adjunct faculty member with Northern Illinois University and Indiana University Purdue University Columbus (IUPUC). Dr. Van Horn has been a keynote speaker and co-led UDL district trainings as a member of the CAST UDL Cadre. In addition, he has led the development and implementation of a district plan for Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation to adopt Universal Design for Learning as the framework for curriculum and instruction for all students.