Contemporary classrooms include a more diverse mix of students than ever before. 21st century students bring a wide variety of interests, skills and expectations to the classroom. Are you looking for new ways to connect with students and engage them in your classes? Have you wondered about techniques for motivating students in your classes? During the first session of the new 3-part online series we will introduce the concepts of Universal Design for Learning, which focus on designing instruction that is usable by all students.