Solving 25 Problems in Unit Design: how do I refine my units to enhance student learning? (ASCD Arias)

Solving 25 Problems in Unit Design: how do I refine my units to enhance student learning? (ASCD Arias)

by Jay McTighe, Grant Wiggins

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Overview

Curriculum design experts Jay McTighe and Grant Wiggins have reviewed thousands of curriculum documents and unit plans across a range of subjects and grades. In this book, they identify and describe the 25 most common problems in unit design and recommend how to fix them—and avoid them when planning new units.



McTighe and Wiggins, creators of the Understanding by Design® framework, help you use the process of backward design to troubleshoot your units and achieve tighter alignment and focus on learning priorities. Whether you're working with local or national standards or with other learning goals, you can rely on their practical and proven solutions to promote deeper and better learning for your students.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781416620440
Publisher: ASCD
Publication date: 04/14/2015
Series: ASCD Arias
Pages: 64
Sales rank: 1,066,066
Product dimensions: 4.80(w) x 7.60(h) x 0.40(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction

Problems with Unit Goals (Stage 1)

Problems with Assessment Evidence (Stage 2)

Problems with the Learning Plan (Stage 3)

References

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About the Authors

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