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Five State Policy Recommendations for Governors: Supporting Innovation in Education for the Future Workforce

October 18, 2019

Alexis Chambers, Maria Worthen, Susan Patrick

Issue(s): State Policy, Create Meaningful Qualifications, Build Balanced Systems of Assessments, Create Pilots and Innovation Zones, Create Enabling Conditions for Competency-Based Education, Harness Opportunities in ESSA, Create Space to Pilot Systems of Assessments

Education Domain Blog

What Leading Education Systems Around the Globe are Doing to Transform Learning

June 21, 2019

Susan Patrick

Issue(s): Issues in Practice, Lead Change and Innovation, Learn Lessons from the Field

Education Domain Blog

iNACOL Releases Two Issue Briefs on 2019 Federal and State Policy Priorities

January 30, 2019

Maria Worthen, Natalie Truong, Susan Patrick

Issue(s): Federal Policy, Harness Opportunities in ESSA, Modernize HEA, State Policy, Redefine Student Success, Build Balanced Systems of Assessments, Develop Educator Capacity

Education Domain Blog

The Journey Toward Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

January 21, 2019

Susan Patrick

Issue(s): Federal Policy, Design for Educational Equity, Issues in Practice, Lead Change and Innovation, Commit to Equity

Education Domain Blog

Celebrating a Champion of Competency-Based Education

January 8, 2019

Susan Patrick

Issue(s): Issues in Practice, Lead Change and Innovation

Education Domain Blog

Charting the Course: Recommendations to Support A Long-Term Plan For K-12 Education Transformation to Competency-Based Education Systems

November 8, 2018

Maria Worthen, Natalie Truong, Susan Patrick

Issue(s): State Policy, Develop Educator Capacity, Create Pilots and Innovation Zones

Education Domain Blog

Creating Long-Term Strategy for State Policymakers to Support a Fully Developed, Competency-Based Education System

October 30, 2018

Maria Worthen, Natalie Truong, Susan Patrick

Issue(s): State Policy, Create Pilots and Innovation Zones, Create Enabling Conditions for Competency-Based Education

Education Domain Blog

Policies that Support Building Capacity to Lead Change to Advance Personalized, Competency-Based Education

October 19, 2018

Maria Worthen, Natalie Truong, Susan Patrick

Issue(s): State Policy, Create Enabling Conditions for Competency-Based Education

Education Domain Blog

Understanding How U.S. K-12 Accountability and Assessments are Too Often Conflated: What Policymakers Need to Know to Advance Student-Centered Learning Policies

October 12, 2018

Maria Worthen, Natalie Truong, Susan Patrick

Issue(s): Federal Policy, Create Space to Pilot Systems of Assessments, State Policy, Build Balanced Systems of Assessments

Education Domain Blog

Creating Multiple, High-Quality Pathways to Educator Credentials and Development to Support Personalized, Competency-Based Education

October 5, 2018

Maria Worthen, Natalie Truong, Susan Patrick

Issue(s): State Policy, Develop Educator Capacity

Education Domain Blog

Educator and School Leader Competencies Can Promote Systems Coherence in Competency Education

September 28, 2018

Maria Worthen, Natalie Truong, Susan Patrick

Issue(s): State Policy, Develop Educator Capacity, Modernize and Diversify the Educator-Leader Workforce

Education Domain Blog

iNACOL’s 2019 State and Federal Policy Priorities ‒ Equity-Driven and Future-Focused

September 27, 2018

Maria Worthen, Natalie Truong, Susan Patrick

Issue(s): Federal Policy, Harness Opportunities in ESSA, State Policy, Redefine Student Success, Create Pilots and Innovation Zones

Education Domain Blog

Building Teacher Professional Judgment in Policy to Support Competency Education

September 21, 2018

Dale Frost, Maria Worthen, Natalie Truong, Susan Patrick

Issue(s): State Policy, Develop Educator Capacity

Education Domain Blog

Tackling Accountability as Continuous Improvement in Policy: Next Generation Accountability Models

September 18, 2018

Dale Frost, Maria Worthen, Natalie Truong, Susan Patrick

Issue(s): State Policy, Redesign Accountability Systems for Continuous Improvement

Education Domain Blog

Accountability Models Designed for Continuous Improvement in Student-Centered Learning Systems

September 7, 2018

Dale Frost, Maria Worthen, Natalie Truong, Susan Patrick

Issue(s): State Policy, Redesign Accountability Systems for Continuous Improvement

Education Domain Blog

Threshold Concept: Developing a Long-Term Strategy to Support Systems Change for Meeting Students Where They Are

August 31, 2018

Dale Frost, Maria Worthen, Natalie Truong, Susan Patrick

Issue(s): Issues in Practice, Activate Student Agency

Education Domain Blog

Threshold Concept: Synchronizing K-12 Education Policy with the Learning Sciences

August 24, 2018

Dale Frost, Maria Worthen, Natalie Truong, Susan Patrick

Issue(s): Issues in Practice, Rethink Instruction

Education Domain Blog

Threshold Concept: Building Capacity for Assessment Literacy in Personalized, Competency-Based Education

August 10, 2018

Dale Frost, Maria Worthen, Natalie Truong, Susan Patrick

Issue(s): Federal Policy, Create Space to Pilot Systems of Assessments

Education Domain Blog

Issue to Tackle for Certifying Learning: Redefining Student Success

July 27, 2018

Dale Frost, Maria Worthen, Natalie Truong, Susan Patrick

Issue(s): State Policy, Redefine Student Success

Education Domain Blog

Issue to Tackle for Certifying Learning: Meaningful Qualifications

July 13, 2018

Dale Frost, Maria Worthen, Natalie Truong, Susan Patrick

Issue(s): State Policy, Create Meaningful Qualifications

Education Domain Blog

Certifying Learning: A Threshold Concept to Ensure Student Success and Career Pathways

June 23, 2018

Dale Frost, Maria Worthen, Natalie Truong, Susan Patrick

Issue(s): State Policy, Create Meaningful Qualifications

Education Domain Blog

New Report Provides National Landscape Scan of Personalized Learning in K-12 Education in the United States

June 14, 2018

Susan Patrick

Issue(s): Issues in Practice, Learn Lessons from the Field

Education Domain Blog

What’s Happening with Competency-Based Transcripts and Rethinking College Admissions in the United States

June 11, 2018

Natalie Truong, Susan Patrick

Issue(s): Federal Policy, Harness Opportunities in ESSA, Modernize HEA

Education Domain Blog

Fit for Purpose: Taking the Long View on Systems Change and Policy to Support Competency-Based Education

June 8, 2018

Dale Frost, Maria Worthen, Natalie Truong, Susan Patrick

Issue(s): State Policy, Create Enabling Conditions for Competency-Based Education, Issues in Practice

Education Domain Blog

Action Steps for State Policymakers to Support Competency-Based Systems

April 4, 2018

Dale Frost, Maria Worthen, Natalie Truong, Susan Patrick

Issue(s): State Policy, Create Pilots and Innovation Zones, Create Enabling Conditions for Competency-Based Education

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