Supplemental Resources

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The following resources are supplemental and optional for those who wish to strengthen their knowledge of additional concepts related to digital literacy.

  • UNIVERSAL DESIGN

    The following resources are related to the use of Universal Design to design learning, both online and face to face.

    Universal Design for Learning Guidelines

    This resources provides an overview of the guidelines that need to be followed when using Universal Design to design instruction.

    UDL: Principles and Practices

    This video provides an explanation of the Universal Design guidelines in the previous website, and how they are applied in practice.

    21 Things 4 Teachers: Differentiated Instruction and UDL

    This online module provide an overview of Universal Design for Learning and how it helps to differentiate instruction. This is one module in a series of professional development modules with ISTE’s Seal of Alignment.

  • DATA AND ASSESSMENT LITERACY

    The following resources are related to data and assessment literacy for teachers.

    21 Things 4 Teachers: Assessment for Teaching and Learning

    This online module provide an overview of assessment, assessment data, and how to use it to guide instruction. This is one module in a series of professional development modules with ISTE’s Seal of Alignment.

    California Common Core State Standards Assessment Literacy

    In this resource, an entire professional development module for assessment literacy is outline for California teachers. Although this is part of a series that helps teachers understand assessments in the Common Core curriculum, the concepts of assessment literacy are applicable across all standards-based curriculum.

    Teaching as the Core Assessment Literacy Series

    This series of webinars by noted assessment expert, Dr. Sue Brookhart, showcases how to design assessments for different purposes, from the traditional to the authentic.

  • DIGITAL LITERACY AND ISTE STANDARDS FOR EDUCATORS

    21 Things 4 Teachers PD Modules

    This series of professional development modules cover all the concepts from the ISTE Standards for Educators. They also have ISTE’s Seal of Alignment for Readiness in Educator Standards.

    Digital Footprint Tutorials

    These tutorials offer information on what constitutes a digital footprint, how we can create a positive one, and demonstrate appropriate digital citizenship.