CompetencyWorks and iNACOL are hosting an introductory webinar on competency-based education on Thursday, April 27, 2017 from 3:00-4:00 p.m. ET. We will provide an introduction to K-12 competency-based education, explore the definition of competency education, share trends, explain why schools and districts are making this transition, and describe how this system more effectively prepares students for post-secondary success.Register here, and please consider sharing this with your networks on Twitter:
Upcoming webinar with @CompetencyWorks & @nacol on “Intro to #CompetencyEd for #EdLeaders & #Teachers.” Register: http://ow.ly/iREP309VSTj
iNACOL has moved the iNACOL Symposium 2017 from North Carolina to Orlando on October 23-25, 2017. Read more about this decision in a letter from Susan Patrick. The Symposium is featuring a full track of sessions specifically related to competency education. Other tracks include leadership, research, community engagement, professional development, and many more. This year’s theme is: “Personalizing Learning: Equity, Access, Quality.” Attendee registration will open in April 2017.
In case you missed it, CompetencyWorks is publishing a blog series highlighting the implementation of competency education in Colorado’s District 51. This blog series explores their year-one progress and designing the conditions to make this shift possible: