Understanding by Design

Understanding by Design

  • Intel Teach Units:  These detailed unit plans, featured in the Intel Education Idea Showcase, will give you a complete project ready to implement as-is or adapt for your classroom. They all include project-based learning activities to engage students in developing 21st century thinking skills and making real-world connections.  They are based on essential questions, content questions, and unit questions.  They are aligned to Common Core State Standards and Next Generation Science Standards.
  • Understanding by Design:  J. McTighe and E. Sief share UbD teaching strategies, research from cognitive psychology, use of technology, and achievement
  • What Is UBD?  Authentic Education provides a summary of Understanding by Design.

This page was updated on March 6, 2017.