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EDUX 6580: The Common Core Standards and Understanding by Design: English Language Arts

Course Description

EDUX 6580 (1, 2 or 3 Units Available).  In this course, Jay McTighe and Grant Wiggins explain the relationship between the Common Core State Standards movement and the Understanding by Design (UbD) template for planning units of instruction in English Language Arts. Participants will examine resources and support for implementation of Common Core standards. Through in-depth video presentations, McTighe and Wiggins demonstrate why it is essential to closely read the standards document and show participants alternative ways to unpack and group standards to optimize their instructional strategies. The course covers each of the three stages of unit planning and walk through the thinking processes required to carefully and thoughtfully plan units in English Language Arts. 

Course Requirements

This course is available for 1, 2, or 3 units.  Please see Course Level pull-down menu to the right to choose the number of credits selected for this course (F = 1 unit, G = 2 units, and H = 3 units).


*For Online Interactive (ASCD) courses, the $79 per unit enrollment fee for graduate credit through CCC/Vanguard University does not include the ASCD course fee (currently $155 per course).  You will need to register with and pay fees separately to CCC and ASCD.


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