Unlearning: Virtual Book Chat

Learning Together Even Though We are Apart!

Let's Chat about Unlearning!

unlearning: Changing your Beliefs and Your Classroom Through UDL

by Allison Posey & Katie Novak


Ohio's UDL Collaborative is so excited that authors Allison Posey and Katie Novak are going to kick off this book chat with a Fireside Chat on August 4, 2020 at 4:00 PM. Mark your calendars!


Order your book now: http://castpublishing.org/books-media/unlearning-changing-your-classroom-with-udl/


Each session will be through Zoom, and will last no longer than an hour.


August 4, 2020: Fireside Chat Kick Off 4:00 PM ET

August 12, 2020: Chapter 1: Apples and Buffets 4:00 PM ET

August 25, 2020: Chapter 2: The UDL Road Trip 4:00 PM ET

September 10, 2020: Chapter 3: Transform Your Tried-and-True Techniques 4:00 PM ET

September 23, 2020: Chapter 4: Prioritize Engagement 4:00 PM ET

October 6, 2020: Chapter 5: Relight the Pilot Light to Unleash Expert Learners 4:00 PM ET

October 21, 2020: Chapter 6: Take Action 4:00 PM ET

Registration Information

Register using this Google Form: Google Form Registration Link


You will then receive the Zoom link for each of the meetings!

What is the Ohio UDL Collaborative?

Ron Rogers, the OCALI UDL Center Director, leads the Ohio UDL Collaborative, with representation from each of Ohio's 16 State Support Teams. The purpose of the UDL Collaborative is to design materials and resources to support the implementation of Universal Design for Learning throughout the state of Ohio. Consultants provide professional learning opportunities and coaching to district teams so that instruction is designed intentionally, with barriers removed, leading to students becoming expert learners!

Ohio UDL Collaborative Book Study Facilitators

August 12: Lisa Arthur, Barb Gentille Green & Nancy Ruth


August 25: Colleen Kornish & Julie Weyandt


September 10: Susan Siemer, Lindsay Slater & Cherie Smith


September 23: Heidi Orvosh Kamenski & Ron Rogers


October 6: Steve Ramos & Sue Seelig


October 21: Nicole Herbert & Tracy Mail

Build Your Background Knowledge

Hear from the authors about their book! Check out these resources:


Why We Wrote 'Unlearning': https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Upaxu6FnTP8

Introducing the 5 Step Unlearning Cycle: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RBrFfBIX9No

Unraveling or Unlearning? https://www.novakeducation.com/unraveling-or-unlearning/

A Tricky Habit to Unlearn: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=88uEOE87vzE

My Own Unlearning Process: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g9LamFxYO2U

The Unlearning Cycle + Universal Design for Learning: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XOWAAKW9twU