Senior Policy Analyst and Co-Director, National Center on Accessible Educational Materials (AEM Center), CAST
Skip Stahl is one of the founders of CAST, in Wakefield, Massachusetts, and Co-Director of the federally-funded National Center on Accessible Educational Materials (the AEM Center), a federally-funded national initiative to assure that educational materials are developed and distributed in ways that are accessible, appropriate, and readily available to all students. Previously he chaired the NIMAS Standards Board, which developed the National Instructional Materials Accessibility Standard for print instructional materials. He was CAST’s Project Director for the congressionally-funded Advisory Commission on Accessible Instructional Materials in Postsecondary Education for Students with Disabilities and has extensive experience in advising education stakeholders—including states, district leaders, publishers, and policy makers—on how to make learning environments and products more effective for all.
Tuesday, September 19, 11:20 – 12:10 pm
Expanding Expectations in the PreK-12 Marketplace: Designing for All Learners (Development)