CEUS · 3 CEUs or 45 Clock Hours
This course is scheduled for 45 hours. Work at your own pace and schedule. You can stop in the middle of a lesson and pick up from where you left off at another time.
This course provides a general foundation of knowledge, skills, and principles of curriculum and assessment. Through this course, participants will focus on the major influences on curriculum-and the concomitant development of valid and reliable assessments that will allow educators to make formative and summative judgments regarding the curriculum. A major emphasis will be on developing assessment skills and competencies that promote the learning of children and youth.
Lesson 1: What is Understanding by Design?
Learn the fundamentals of Understanding by Design.
Lesson 2 - What are the 6 Facets of Understanding?
Consider the differences between the 6 types of Facets of Understanding.
Lesson 3 - Designing Essential Questions
Evaluate how to create Big Ideas and Essential Questions.
Lesson 4 - Assessment and G.R.A.S.P.S
Examine the types of Assessments to create in STAGE 2 of UBD.
Requirements for Completion
Complete discussions, journals, and summaries to show how you will use the learning in your own practices or classroom.