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Active Learning

Active learning is an approached pioneered by Lilli Nielsen. It has shown to reach learners with the most severe disabilities, including cerebral palsy, deaf blindness and developmental delay.

Active learning emphasizes:

  • toys with sound and touch
  • the learner is the active one
  • everyone can learn

Here are some helpful links that provide information and insight on Active Learning:

http://lilliworks.com/

http://www.activelearningspace.org/