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Personalized Competency-based Education2021-01-06T19:12:39+00:00

Personalized Competency-Based Education

Students learn at different paces, need different supports, and have different life goals. Personalized competency-based education approaches help educators to tailor teaching and learning in ways that maximize students’ strengths and engage their interests. Such approaches also help cultivate student agency and allow students the time and supports they need to master high standards. Just as each student will create an individualized learning pathway within a personalized competency-based model, each system that seeks to create an approach that works for its students will have many questions to answer, and each decision influences the next. We can help you examine these questions and develop solutions that work.

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Jennifer Norford
Chief Program Officer

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Marc Brodersen
Managing Senior Researcher

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David Yanoski

How We Can Help

We offer a wide range of consulting and research supports to ensure your personalized competency-based system is working for you and your students. We can help you

  • Ensure you are using the latest evidence and strategies to design and implement your competency-based education system
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of your competency-based practices on student outcomes
  • Facilitate data analysis and sensemaking sessions to identify strengths and challenges in your system and with your students

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  • Using Competency Based Education Systems

    Using Competency-Based Education Systems to Measure Student Progress

    Evaluating a student’s academic progress entirely on a preset, stagnant set of guidelines and within a rigid timeline is fast becoming a thing of the past in American education. Flexibility, natural progression, and personalization are all major components in the framework for learning [...]

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