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UW Flexible Option

UW Flexible Option | Competency Based Learning | Scoop.it
The University of Wisconsin Flexible Option offers a more personalized, convenient, and affordable way for busy adult students to earn a high-quality UW degree or certificate.
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Competency-based education's newest form creates promise and questions | Inside Higher Ed

Competency-based education's newest form creates promise and questions | Inside Higher Ed | Competency Based Learning | Scoop.it
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MOOCs are a fundamental misperception of how teaching works

MOOCs are a fundamental misperception of how teaching works | Competency Based Learning | Scoop.it
During break (e.g., multi-hour long car rides), I gave a lot of thought to MOOCs and the changes that are coming to higher education. I realized that people can only believe that MOOCs can replace ...
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Carnegie Foundation considers a redesign for the credit hour | Inside Higher Ed

Carnegie Foundation considers a redesign for the credit hour | Inside Higher Ed | Competency Based Learning | Scoop.it
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ED.gov Defining and Assessing Learning: Exploring Competency-Based Initiatives

Defining and Assessing
Learning: Exploring
Competency-Based Initiatives
Report of the National Postsecondary
Education Cooperative Working Group on CompetencyBased Initiatives in Postsecondary Education

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UWM to offer flex-degree option

UWM to offer flex-degree option | Competency Based Learning | Scoop.it
MILWAUKEE (AP) -- The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee will be the first school in the UW System to offer a so-called flexible degree, in which students will be able to earn college credit for knowledge already gained through work or life...
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University of Wisconsin System provides flexible degree details

University of Wisconsin System provides flexible degree details | Competency Based Learning | Scoop.it
The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee will be the first school in the UW System to offer a so-called flexible degree, in which students will be able to earn college credit for knowledge already gained through work or life experience.
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Competency-Based Education: An (Updated) Primer for Today’s Online Market -

Competency-Based Education: An (Updated) Primer for Today’s Online Market - | Competency Based Learning | Scoop.it
There has been a significant amount of progress and interest in competency-based education, as Wisconsin has launched its Flexible Option program, federal legislators are pushing the concept, ‘patient zero’ has graduated from College for America, ...
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College Degree, No Class Time Required

College Degree, No Class Time Required | Competency Based Learning | Scoop.it
University of Wisconsin will grant bachelor's degrees based on a person's knowledge as demonstrated in online tests, not on class time or credits, the first such offering from a public university system.
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Overview THE TAXONOMY OF EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES T is a framework for classifying statements of what we expect or intend students to learn as ...

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Competency-Based%20Learning%20Models.pdf

Competency-Based Learning Models:
A Necessary Future
Richard A. Voorhees

 

We are in the early stages of a learning revolution. New learning pathways
have been forged by intense competition from organizations whose sole purpose is to deliver learning (anytime and anywhere) and by rapid advances in
information technology. Forged by expediency, these paths no longer lead
automatically to institutions of higher education. Instead they lead most
directly to learning opportunities that are intensely focused and are populated by learners and employers who are chiefly interested in the shortest
route to results. In this paradigm, learning products are defined explicitly,
delivery options are multiple, and a level of granularity not captured by traditional student transcripts (which display only credit hours and course
titles) drives assessment. Most postsecondary institutions have been slow to

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Barriers to competency-based education may be lifting, panel says | Inside Higher Ed

Barriers to competency-based education may be lifting, panel says | Inside Higher Ed | Competency Based Learning | Scoop.it
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Competency-Based Learning: 10 Elements, 10 Tools, & 10 Policies

Competency-Based Learning: 10 Elements, 10 Tools, & 10 Policies | Competency Based Learning | Scoop.it
Tom Vander Ark is an education advocate, advisor, and author of Getting Smart: How Personal Digital Learning is Changing the World. Tom is Founder and Executive Editor of Getting Smart and a partner in Learn Capital.
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The Next Big Disruptor – Competency-based Learning

The Next Big Disruptor – Competency-based Learning | Competency Based Learning | Scoop.it
The ‘model’ for higher education not only has to change, but will change, it’s inevitable. And, online learning won’t be the catalyst, but competency based learning will be ...
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Watch now: Kevin Reilly on the new flex degree option | Here and Now | WPT Video

Watch now: Kevin Reilly on the new flex degree option | Here and Now | WPT Video | Competency Based Learning | Scoop.it
Frederica Freyburg sits down with Kevin Reilly to go over the new flexible degree program.
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Competency-Based Learning or Personalized Learning | U.S. Department of Education

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