The Understanding by Design Guide to Advanced Concepts in Creating and Reviewing Units

  • AUTHOR: Jay McTighe
  • ISBN-13: 9781416614098 
  • Paperback 
  • 1st Edition
  • ©2012     Published
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About The Product

Understanding by Design is based on a backward design approach and is used by thousands of educators to create curriculum units and assessments that focus on developing students understanding of essential ideas and helping students attain important skills. The Guide is intended for use by individuals or groups in K 16 education (teachers, school and district administrators, curriculum directors, graduate and undergraduate students in curriculum, and others) who want to further develop their skill in Understanding by Design. Users can work through the modules in order or pick and choose, depending on their interests and needs.


  • High-quality professional development, including ASCD resources, the leader in K-12 professional development
  • Comprehensive solutions customized to meet educators' needs
  • Flexible and blended offerings to promote a job-embedded professional learning model
  • Ongoing product training solutions to support fidelity of implementation

About the Contributor

  • Jay McTighe