Universal Design for Learning: Removing Barriers for All Learners


Session Dates

Tuesday November 16, 2021 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM - Webinar

Curious about Universal Design for Learning (UDL)? Wondering how to implement UDL with students? Join UDL expert, Dr. Katie Novak, as she energetically leads this session which is designed to introduce participants to the core concepts and foundations of UDL. Dr. Novak will share practical applications of UDL to lesson design, and how to support flexible, inclusive instruction. By participating in this session, attendees will learn how to identify and reduce barriers that impact learning.


  • Explain how the Universal Design for Learning framework can be used to address environmental barriers to learning
  • Examine learner variability and implications for lesson design and delivery
  • Explore strategies to provide options for how students learn, what materials they use, and how they share what they have learned

Target Audience

Special education teachers, general education teachers, instructional coaches, related service providers, paraprofessionals, administrators, family members, and others interested in this topic

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:


Credit Type:

Act 48 Clock Hour
No credit


Dr. Katie Novak

Event Contact:


Karen Weaver
800-446-5607 x6842

Content Contact:

Jeffrey Mathieson
800-446-5607 x6883

Additional Info

Registrants will receive the session link within 3 days of the event.