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A comprehensive unfacilitated online course on unit design, covering every aspect of the 3 stages of design in depth. Individuals can sign up immediately via credit card. For team, school, and district sign-ups, contact Authentic Education: ph. 609-466-8080. email: lee@authenticeducation.org

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What is a rubric? What makes a good rubric? By what criteria are complex performances best assessed? What are the trade-offs of holistic vs. analytic-trait rubrics and criteria? These and other questions are addressed in this course.
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A close look at Essential Questions - what they are, what they aren't, how to write them, how to edit them, how to use them in teaching and learning.
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This course is an introduction to unit design. Users learn about backward design, the nature of understanding, long-term transfer goals, and the 3 stages of design (goals, evidence, learning events). This course is a natural and efficient follow up to an introductory workshop on UbD unit design.

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