CompetencyWorks released An International Study in Competency Education: Postcards from Abroad in October. You can access the archived webinar and additional resources here. We also just learned about the Common Ground Project based in Brussels, offering a slightly different way of framing competency education. (See Our Learning EcoSystem.)
Resources and Blogs
- What Happens When Students Control Their Own Education? in the Atlantic Magazine looks at Pittsfield School District. (See our 4-part series on Pittsfield.)
- Two powerful papers (A New Era for Assessment by David Conley and Accountability for College and Career Readiness: Developing a New Paradigm by Linda Darling-Hammond,Gene Wilhoit, and Linda Pittenger) are reshaping how our nation can approach assessment and accountability.
- Check out So You Think You Want to Innovate? Emerging Lessons and a New Tool for State and District Leaders Working to Build a Culture of Innovation by 2Revolutions and The Learning Accelerator.