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An Introduction to K-12 Competency-Based Education

Host: CompetencyWorks, iNACOL

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Competency-based education, also referred to as mastery-based, proficiency-based or performance-based education, is a system of education designed to equitably ensure all students develop the success skills they will need for college, career and life. This webinar will answer the most frequently asked questions about why competency-based education is important, how it relates to personalization, what makes up an effective competency-based model and what policies need to be in place to fully support it.

View this archived webinar to hear from competency education experts and CompetencyWorks co-founders, Susan Patrick and Chris Sturgis, for an introduction to competency-based education in K-12 systems.