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2014 ASCD Conference on Educational Leadership

2014 ASCD Conference on Educational Leadership

October 31–November 2, 2014, Orlando, Fla.

Learn the secrets to great leadership practices, and get immediate and practical solutions that address your needs.



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Meeting Standards Through Integrated Curriculum

by Susan M. Drake and Rebecca C. Burns

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Chapter 3. Creating the KNOW/DO/BE Bridge

As they design curriculum, educators must determine the answers to three of the big questions of education:

  • What is most important for students to KNOW?
  • What is most important for students to be able to DO?
  • What kind of person do we want students to BE?

The answers to these questions lead to the creation of what we call the KNOW/DO/BE framework. The framework is helpful when working in one discipline, and it is invaluable when planning for interdisciplinary work. An important step for creating the framework—and a rigorous curriculum—is the backward design process.

Backward Design


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