Information in this section of the website is meant to address some of the challenges educators face in developing programming that mets the student's specific needs and also educational law and policies. Dr. Nielsen developed a curriculum for using Active Learning which is called the FIELA Curriculum.  However, in the United States and some other countries there are additional considerations related to the standard or general curriculum followed by students in general education and also the Expanded Core Curriculum (ECC) for students with visual impairments.