The John Kelly Awards - Expanding the UD Conversation (Express Interest)

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The John Kelly Awards - Expanding the UD Conversation (Express Interest)

Join us as we celebrate the outstanding work of experts in the Irish universal design for learning community in further and higher education

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UCD O'Reilly Hall . Dublin Ireland

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The John Kelly Awards - Expanding the UD Conversation 17/10/2022:

The revamped John Kelly Awards aim to celebrate and recognise excellence in the embedding of universal design in both individual practice, and more systematically through strategic collaborative action. After an international review process, we have ten shortlisted finalists. The finalists will present in front of a live audience and an international judging panel who will announce the winners on the day. This will be a hybrid event with the option to attend online or in-person. In-person event will be held in UCD O'Reilly Hall.

Event Schedule

09:30 – 10:00 – opening speeches/welcome

10:00 –11:15 – Presentations x 6 Showcasing “UDL Excellence in Implementation”

11:15 – 11:35 – coffee break

11:35 – 13:00 – Presentations x 4 Showcasing “UDL Excellence in Collaboration”

13:00 - 14:00 – Lunch

14:00 – 14:45 – Presentation of Awards

Shortlisted Finalists

Individual Award:

Tara O'Halloran Cronin - Kerry College

Elaine Wallace - University of Galway

Cormac Flynn - ATU

Lucia Cloonan - ATU

Treasa Campbell - MIC

Anita Byrne - DKIT

Collaborative Award:

Atlantic Technological University

National Learning Network

University College Cork

University of Limerick