Welcome to CIDDL

We are the Center for Innovation, Design, and Digital Learning (CIDDL) a national center to improve faculty capacity to use educational technology supporting personnel preparation programs striving to meet the needs of all learners.

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"CIDDL will change the culture of tech attitudes, adoption, and use to realize pedagogical promise in terms of practice, outcomes, and innovation."

Chef Nick is promoting his Cizzle event
23 Sep

CIDDL Cizzles #6

  • 06:00 pm
  • Kansas (Virtual)

For this CIDDL Cizzle event, Nicholas Hoekstra from the University of Kansas will share the use of a piece of technology and his recipe for a special dish. Click on "Join Us" to register for the free cooking and learning opportunity with Nicholas. The event will be live streaming at 6 pm CST on September 23rd, 2021. Stay tuned!

The guest expert of this CIDDL Research and Practice Brief is Dr. Kavita Rao. Dr. Kavita Rao is a professor in the Department of Special Education at the University of Hawaii’s College of Education. Her work focuses on placing the Universal Design for Learning (UDL) framework at the center of curriculum design to support all students, including students with disabilities as well as culturally and linguistically diverse learners. Dr. Rao is also interested in the intersection of technology, UDL, and online learning.

An image of Dr. Kavita Rao

"We aim to bring together leaders in technology and special education in an expanding human and digital network that allows users to connect, share, learn, develop, ignite, and sustain innovative practices that support all students." —Jose Blackorby, CAST

"We aim to bring together leaders in technology and special education in an expanding human and digital network that allows users to connect, share, learn, develop, ignite, and sustain innovative practices that support all students." —Jose Blackorby, CAST