Universal Design for Learning Center for Applied Special Technology (CAST)

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Contact Information

Center for Applied Special Technology (CAST)
Contact: David Gordon, Director of Strategic Communications
Email Address: cast@cast.org
Phone: 781-245-2212
Fax: 781-245-5212

40 Harvard Mills Square 40 Foundry Street Suite 3 Wakefield, MA 01880-3233
Area Served: Greater Boston

Map Location Universal Design for Learning


CAST (Center for Applied Special Technology) conducts research and development around universal design for learning. The basic premise of universal design for learning is that a curriculum should have flexible methods and materials to make it accessible and applicable to learners with different backgrounds, learning styles, abilities, and disabilities in widely varied learning. Universally designed materials offer students multiple options for expression and action. Center for Applied Special Technology provides training in Universal Design for Learning for teaching professionals.

Service Types

  • Equipment - Repair
  • Equipment Loan
  • Family Support

Program Type

  • Assistive Technology and Equipment

Populations Served

  • Blind
  • Deaf
  • Hard of Hearing
  • Intellectual Disabilities
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Visual Impairment

Ages Served

  • 5 - 8
  • 9 - 13
  • 14 - 18
  • 19 - 22

Accessibility Features

  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Elevators
  • Wheelchair Ramps

Additional Information

  • Fees: Personal Funds