Dr Lisa Padden has worked in University College Dublin (UCD) since 2012 and her current role is as Dr Lisa Padden has worked in University College Dublin (UCD) since 2012 and her current role is as Programme Manager for UCD’s University for All initiative, based in UCD Access & Lifelong Learning. University for All is UCD’s whole-institution approach to student inclusion encompassing strategy and policy, teaching, learning and assessment, student supports and services, the built environment and technological infrastructure. Lisa worked with AHEAD to develop the Digital Badge for Universal Design in Teaching & Learning as part of the National Forum’s Professional Development Framework. Lisa has edited three collections of UDL Case Studies and also co-wrote the Toolkit for Inclusive Higher Education Institutions. Lisa’s research interests include Universal Design for Learning, widening participation, equitable access to education, and student inclusion.
Creating a UDL Army: University College Dublin’s Faculty Partner Programme (Friday, April 1st, 10:00-11:00am ET)