Glossary of Key Terms

The Glossary of Terms gives school review teams easy access to definitions of key terms and concepts in the standards, benchmarks, and rubrics.  The Glossary helps ensure that all stakeholders are sharing a common understanding to keep interpretations, discussions, and action plans clear.

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Term Main definition
Understanding
Level of insight into ideas, people, situations, and processes that manifests itself by the learner being able to make sense of what he/she knows, knowing why it is so, and being able to use it in various situations and contexts (adapted from Wiggins & McTighe)

Catholic School Standards Project

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