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Kate Kazin on the New America Foundation’s panel, “Measure Education by Learning, not Time”


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May • 15 • 2014

Source: New America Foundation

At the Big Ideas for a New America Annual Conference 2014, education reporter Libby Nelson from Vox leads a discussion with  Cathrael Kazin, Chief Academic Officer of College of America; Amy Laitinen, Deputy Director of Education Policy at New America​; and Hal Plotkin, Senior Policy Advisory at U.S. Department of Education about whether measuring educational proficiency by the credit hour has run its course.

Learn more about competency-based education, mastery, the issue with transcripts, and disengaging from the credit hour.

Watch the video of the “Measure Education by Learning, Not Time” panel here.