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CAST Professional Publishing aims to create, nurture, and distribute exceptional media products that inspire and inform educational research, instructional practice, and policy making for the betterment of all.

CAST Professional Publishing

“We place an undue burden on individuals to adapt themselves in all their wonderful diversity to inflexible learning environments. We should instead be expecting more from our learning environments.”

—Milton Chen, Senior Fellow of the George Lucas Educational Foundation

CAST Professional Publishing was launched in 2014 by CAST, a nonprofit research and development organization that works to improve opportunities and outcomes for all individuals through Universal Design for Learning. Founded in 1984, CAST has earned international recognition for its innovative contributions to educational products, classroom practices and policies.

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Universal Design for Learning
Theory and Practice

Anne Meyer and David Rose, who first laid out the principles of UDL two decades ago, provide an ambitious, engaging discussion of new research and best practices. This book gives the UDL field an essential and authoritative learning resource for the coming years.

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UDL Now! A Teacher’s Monday-Morning Guide to Implementing Common Core Standards using Universal Design for Learning

Master teacher Katie Novak practical insights and savvy strategies for turning UDL principles into action. UDL Now! is a fun and effective Monday morning playbook for great teaching.

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Register now for the two-day UDL Institute at CAST!

“This UDL program will impact all of my lessons. I’ll now be focused on adding choices, thinking of different ways of engaging students and being cognizant of how I represent a new concept.”

—November 2013 Institute Participant

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