Promising Practices in Next Generation Learning Models for English Language Learners

In schools across the United States, next generation learning models are beginning to transform learning for English Language Learners (ELLs) with personalized, competency-based education. Approaching nearly 5 million students, ELLs make up the fastest growing student group in the U.S. Unfortunately, traditional K-12 systems are often challenged to adequately met these students’ diverse needs. Almost […]

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Exploring Key Questions about Leadership in Student-Centered Learning Environments

Across the world, educators are transforming their schools to create more student-centered, equitable environments. Effective leadership is critical to the success and sustainability of this transformation. To better understand the impact of school leadership and how the role is changing in these student-centered learning environments, iNACOL conducted a discovery process including an extensive literature review, interviews with […]

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Competency Education: A Reflection on the Field and Future Directions

Schools and districts across the United States are realizing the promise of competency-based education – transforming the culture and structure of the traditional time-based system into one that is designed to help every student succeed. Join this webinar to hear CompetencyWorks co-founders and competency-based education experts Susan Patrick and Chris Sturgis reflect on the current state of competency-based […]

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iNACOL Symposium 2018

The iNACOL Symposium will be held on October 21-24, 2018 at the Nashville Music City Center in Nashville, Tennessee. Learn more on the iNACOL Symposium website. iNACOL’s annual conference is the industry’s leading event for K-12 competency-based, blended and online learning. Experts, practitioners, educators, policymakers, and researchers gather and work to transform education. Attendees will find […]

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SXSWedu

Will you be attending SXSWedu on March 6-9, 2017 in Austin, Texas? If so, please join us there to learn about our work. We will be hosting a Personalized Learning & Competency Ed Meet Up. Stop by and meet other education innovators! Personalized Learning & Competency Ed Meet Up Date and Time: Wednesday, March 8 11:00AM – 12:00PM CT Location: […]

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Competency-Based Education Conference: Innovation in Student-Centered Learning

iNACOL President and CEO Susan Patrick will deliver a keynote at the University of New Hampshire Professional Development & Training’s one-day Competency-based Education Conference on February 22, 2017 at the Crowne Plaza in Nashua, New Hampshire. Her keynote is titled The Future is Now: A National and Global Perspective on Competency-Based Education. The theme of the event is Competency-Based Education: […]

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