DO-IT opens The Center for Universal Design in Education

September 10, 2007

DO-IT has enhanced its AccessCollege resources for postsecondary faculty, staff and students with The Center for Universal Design. Combined with previous areas, all funded by the U.S. Department of Education, AccessCollege is now organized into four resource centers:

As reported in NCSET News published by the National Center on Secondary Education and Transition, The Center for Universal Design in Education (CUDE) develops and collects Web-based resources to help educators apply universal design to all aspects of the educational experience: instruction, student services, information technology, and physical spaces. Its Web site includes information on universal design in general and at the elementary, secondary, and postsecondary levels; links to projects, exhibits, and conferences on universal design; information on resources and training; and more. CUDE is a project of DO-IT Disabilities, Opportunities, Internetworking, and Technology) at the University of Washington.

The Center for Universal Design in Education
http://www.washington.edu/doit/CUDE/