Feeling Lost in a Sea of Accommodations

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Feeling Lost in a Sea of Accommodations


Elisabeth Staal


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ABLE Assembly Conference Session Materials


Arts education; Dance; Choreography; Singing; Diversity; Accommodations; Lesson planning; Multi-modal teaching; Communication; Props

ABLE Arts Resource Center Terms

ABLE Arts Resource Center; ABLE Assembly; Autism; Multiple Disabilities; Early Childhood; Pre-School; Elementary School(K-6); Middle School (6-8); High School (9-12); Chorus; Dance; Universal Design for Learning (UDL); Inclusion

Assembly Session Video Notes

Main video file contains a video of the presentation given by Elisabeth Staal.

Secondary File Notes

Documentation contains a planning tool written by Elisabeth Staal. Zip file contains a lesson plan, documentation, article, and presentation.

Feeling Lost in a Sea of Accommodations