Saturday, November 17, 2018
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The Need for PD: Support for Principals and Educational Leaders

The MACUL Special Interest Group for Administrators (SIG ADMIN) is lead by a team of building level and central office level administrators from across...
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Digital Access to Content – YES! But is it Accessible? – YIKES!

The shift to digital learning material is at an all-time high, allowing increased access for diverse students. Or does it? Often the very tools...
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Using Google Tools to Spark Success for Students with Disabilities

During the past 45 years of my career in Special Education, I have witnessed many changes and improvements to the delivery of services to...
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Google Tools and UDL for Diverse Learners

Introduction The Center for Applied Specialized Technology (CAST) defines Universal Design for learning (UDL) as "a framework to improve and optimize teaching and learning for...

Assistive Technology and Dyslexia Solutions for Inclusive Learning

There are many assistive technology (AT) tools available for free online. Assistive technology helps dyslexics save time and overcome challenges, such as slow note-taking...
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Personalized Professional Development for Online and Blended Learning

While educators interested in online or blended learning have opportunities to learn from their colleagues and others at technology conferences, like MACUL 2018, there...
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Innovate Your Presentation Skills with Google

Creating an effective Google Slides presentation is just one step in the right direction for delivering a message to students. It is another thing...
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ADA Compliance in Online Education

Educational institutions are required by law to ensure that any digital media or materials they use for online or hybrid instruction and assessment meet...

Models of Technology Integration

Any discussion of K-12 educational technology integration requires a definition and one has been provided by the U.S. Department of Education: "Effective integration of...
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Use it Better: Personalizing learning in online/blended settings

Personalized learning: provide an approach tailored to the abilities, preferences, interests, and other diverse needs of the individual student. Song, Wong & Looi, 2012,...