Saint Petersburg College Strategies for Accommodating Individual Differences

Based on the readings and course materials for this module, write a paper at least 650 words in length that focuses on how individual differences influence the effectiveness of instructional strategies and how lessons can be designed in a way to meet the needs of different individuals. Include at least one peer-reviewed reference. Do not write in first person – do not use I, me, my, us, we, our, etc. Use the following outline and provide at least one example of a strategy that accommodates a person in each of the categories:

  • Introduction (brief)
  • Different health literacy levels
  • Differing abilities (physical and/or learning challenges)
  • Different cultural backgrounds
  • Other factors that may influence the learning experience
  • Conclusion (brief)

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