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Remote Learning (click to reveal)
Title: Creative Online Units in Language Instruction—December 2021
Description: A recap of a presentation by Dr. Beyza Lorenz on how interactive, collaborative assignments, and activities in synchronous online courses can increase student engagement and support the learning process Part of the EPIC-Lang Tips, Tricks and Treats Talk Series.
Keywords: second language pedagogy, active learning
Title: Preparing for Post-Pandemic Teaching: Seven Online Classroom Strategies to Keep -January 2022
Description: Strategies for increasing student engagement in remote learning environments.
Keywords: active learning
UDL (Universal Design for Learning) (click to reveal)
Title: A Brief History of Universal Design for Learning
Description: Background information on how Universal Design, an architectural and design concept which aimed to increase accessibility, was applied to pedagogy to benefit students by centering multimodality and accessibility.
Title: UDL in a Large Class: The Beatles
Description: An interview with Prof. Elizabeth Randell Upton, who foregrounds UDL in her musicology class on The Beatles.
Keywords: remote learning, testing, accommodations, cheating, ADHD
Title: Applying UDL to Second Language Teaching
Description: A conversation with Liz Carter, a visiting Assistant Professor of Chinese Studies at Western Washington University, about her publication, “What Does the Post-secondary Mandarin Foreign Language Inclusive Classroom Look Like? The State of the Art and Some Practical Suggestions.”
Keywords: second language pedagogy, non-Roman script, jigsaw activities