National Center on the Use of Emerging Technologies to Improve Literacy Achievement for Students with Disabilities in Middle School

Posts made in July, 2014

Reading and the World Cup

By on Jul 9, 2014

As I watch, along with a few billion other people, the World Cup soccer matches, I am struck by how consistently the players and coaches – and also the “wannabees” who pontificate on TV – focus on emotion. Before, during, and after every game, commentators make predictions, interpret live action (e.g. “the momentum has swung”), and explain the final results in...

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Udio Teacher Site Development Complete!

By on Jul 9, 2014

The Udio Teacher Site is complete, ready to put the full power of Udio in teachers’ hands. Some highlights of the new Udio Teacher Site are how it uses analytics to paint a picture of student activity for teachers. Data visualization panels give teachers activity summaries for a whole class or for individual students, and the “real time” view lets teachers virtually...

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Welcome

By on Jul 7, 2014

Find out what’s new and exciting in the world of literacy! Udio developers, researchers, and users share their thoughts and experiences in the world of literacy, technology, education, and beyond. Follow their posts to learn more about the theory behind Udio, updates on our research and development efforts, and news on upcoming events or milestones. Join us in our...

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