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How UbD Fits into CBE

How UbD Fits into CBE


In this lesson, you will consider how the structure of planning with Understanding by Design connects to planning for competency-based education.

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Notes on "How UbD Fits into CBE"

(00:00-00:19) Intro

(00:20-00:41) Objectives

(00:42-02:04) History & Stages of UbD

(02:05-03:21) 6 Facets of UbD

(03:22-04:20) W.H.E.R.E.T.O.

(04:21-07:21) Connecting UbD & CBE

(07:22-08:10) Review & Reflection

Additional Resources

What is Understanding by Design and why should I use it?

The iTeachU site developed by the University of Alaska Fairbanks explains the purpose of and use for Understanding by Design. The site includes an online UbD course as well as helpful UbD tools for use in the classroom and in planning.

How do you plan? On templates and instructional planning

This site offers templates and advice directly from Grant Wiggins on the UbD planning process, template use, and classroom implementation.