competency-based education

Competency-Based vs. Outcome-Based Education

Jeff Winget2024-03-14T11:19:11-04:00

As a new principal, I realized that I have a tragic flaw when it comes to leadership. To flip an old cliché, my issue is that I often don't see the trees for the forest. I am a big picture thinker to a fault. As a teacher, focusing on the [...]

Competency-Based vs. Outcome-Based EducationJeff Winget2024-03-14T11:19:11-04:00

Creating a Competency-Based Curriculum

Jeff Winget2023-08-23T09:40:16-04:00

On the first day of class every year, I have a student volunteer come up to the front of the classroom, and I teach them how to putt a golf ball. I use tape to put a straight line on my floor, and I demonstrate how it is possible [...]

Creating a Competency-Based CurriculumJeff Winget2023-08-23T09:40:16-04:00

Competency-Based Education: Rethinking Grading Practices

Ashley Mauger2024-05-13T13:10:10-04:00

Competency-based education focuses on student learning and mastery of skills, not seat time. Many schools have begun to, or have already shifted to this type of model. Students can benefit from competency-based education because it's more flexible, and ensures that they really learn a concept. It's not based on [...]

Competency-Based Education: Rethinking Grading PracticesAshley Mauger2024-05-13T13:10:10-04:00
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