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What’s New in K-12 Competency Education?

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Author(s): Natalie Slocum

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

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New Designs

  • Building 21 is one of three new innovative high schools designed to transform education. This article describes its one-to-one technology program, data-enriched feedback loops, and more.
  • Amy Crawford of The Boston Globe wrote Bringing a charter-school approach to college, which discusses alternative paths toward higher education, and how College for America and Match Beyond fit into the higher education scheme.
  • Colorado’s Mesa County Valley School District joined a pilot program allowing the community to provide input regarding curriculum as the schools shift toward new learning models.

Thoughts in the Field

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