Online learning has the ability to motivate underachieving students and engage students beyond traditional brick-and-mortar classrooms. In this Spotlight take a look at online credit recovery programs, see how urban districts are reexamining “seat-time” requirements, and find out how educators are using competency-based education and technology to prepare for common-core assessments.#education #teaching
This paper provides a scan of the literature to expand the knowledge base for the field of online, blended, and competency-based education. Authors seek to integrate the core ideas of personalized learning, blended learning, competency education, and standards. The goal of the paper is to explain the nuances of key terms used across the field …
While many developments, such as MOOCs, Open Educational Resources, flipped classroom models and accelerated three-year degree programs have entered the landscape, another great option for variety in learning is Competency-Based Learning (CBL).
Degrees Based on What You Can Do, Not How Long You Went
A Student View of Competency-based Education [INFOGRAPHIC] - What does a competency based learning degree look like? http://www.businessinnovationfactory.com/projects/sxl/lab-news/student-view-competency-based-education-infographic
Competency-Based Education | Infographic & Recommendations --- "Have you heard of personalized learning or competency-based education (CBE)? Schools are starting to use these frameworks in many states."