(Trichloroethylene) Contamination and Cleanup Curriculum
Arizona Daily Star 1985 Special Edition on TCE
About Enduring Understanding
Identify the Enduring Understandings you want students to acquire.
Enduring understandings anchor the units
Enduring understandings refer to the big ideas we want the students to understand after they have forgotten many of the details.
Enduring understandings are the big ideas that reside at the heart of the discipline.
The Unified Community Action Board (UCAB) of the Tucson
Internation Airport Authority Superfund Site selected
understandings” over several sessions, before work
on the curriculum began. Thus the community had a large
say in the content
of the curriculum. Enduring understandings refer to the
big ideas UCAB wants the students to understand after they
many of the details. They chose the following broad enduring
understandings to anchor the lessons.
Leadership & Community
Issues focusing on Chemicals & Risks as well as
the illnesses known to be associated with TCE
of the contamination & History of the cleanup
Environmental Health Sciences Center
University of Arizona College of Pharmacy, Room 318
PO Box 210207, Tucson, AZ, USA 85721-0207 firstname.lastname@example.org