UDL Guidelines -- Checkpoint 7.1 Optimize individual choice and autonomy

Offering students choices can develop their self-determination and make them proud of their accomplishments. It also increases the degree to which they feel connected to their learning. UDL Checkpoint 7.1 provides resources and supporting research on fostering choice in the classroom.
Tools and Templates
Instructional Strategies: 
Interacting With Peers
Supporting Struggling Students: 
Universal Design for Learning

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