Optometric Education

The Journal of the Association of Schools and Colleges of Optometry

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UDL: A Framework for Meeting Diverse Learning Needs

The demographics of students entering post-secondary education are changing. Today’s students have diverse backgrounds. They are more likely than in the past to be first-generation college students, military students, nontraditional (e.g., older) students, minorities or English language learners. Additionally, more students with disabilities are enrolling in colleges and universities. Studies and other data documenting these […]
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Principles, Techniques and Tools that Promote Successful eLearning

During the COVID-19 pandemic, eLearning ― learning that occurs through electronic means ― increased exponentially. Many optometric educators found themselves teaching online classes for the first time in their careers. We were thrust into learning new instructional delivery techniques and new technologies in a very short time. We experimented with learning management systems and figured […]
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