UDL Bootcamp: An Introduction to Universal Design for Learning


Session Dates

Friday October 15, 2021 - Online
Wednesday December 15, 2021 - 11:59 PM - Online

This event is by invitation only. You must have a registration key in order to register.

This self-paced, online course provides participants with an introduction to Universal Design for Learning (UDL). Participants will explore the Why, the What, and the How of UDL. Through the course lessons and activities they will learn how to develop clear goals, recognize obstacles in the learning environment, and utilize the UDL guidelines to meet individual needs in pursuit of expert learning.


  • Explain learner variability and recognize variability as the norm
  • Analyze the myth of average
  • Define expert learning and recognize characteristics of expert learning
  • Describe how UDL promotes equity
  • Examine UDL as a compliment to other initiatives (MTSS, PBIS, etc.)
  • Identify the three brain networks and their relationships to learning
  • Explain the similarities and differences between UDL & differentiated learning
  • Use the framework/guidelines and the UDL design process for lesson design
  • Identify barriers in the learning environment
  • Use action planning and lesson design tools for implementation in their professional role

Target Audience

Intermediate Unit Training and Consultation Staff

Topics Covered: Inclusive Practices

Reasonable efforts will be made to accommodate individuals who have special needs as addressed by the Americans with Disabilities Act and who need assistance at this event. Contact: Karen Weaver at kweaver@pattanpgh.net

Event Info

Event Type:

On-line Courses

Credit Type:

Act 48 Clock Hour
No credit


PaTTAN Educational Consultant

Event Files:

UDL Bootcamp Flyer

Event Contact:


Karen Weaver
800-446-5607 x6842

Content Contact:

Lauren Lutz
800-446-5607 x6854