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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