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What is competency-based education?

Source: What is Competency-Based Education?
In higher education today, only two things are certain: change is coming, and nobody knows what that change will look like.

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PBS Newshour: Rethinking College

Source: Rethinking College
PBS NewsHour launched its week-long “Rethinking College” series by taking an in-depth look at how the nonprofit College for America relies on competencies—not credi…

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10,000 competencies and counting

10,000 Competencies and Counting
By Yvonne Simon, Chief Learning Architect, College for America
As of last week, College for America students have collectively mastered a total of 10,000 competencies …

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