SXSWedu 2015

Competency-based Personalized Learning At Scale


As schools focus on personalizing education for students, they’re looking to learn from competency-based education and blended learning models. Technology and digital content providers can facilitate flexible paths and pacing for students, core to a competency-based environment. This panel will explore strategies to implement and scale competency-based personalization.

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  1. Personalization emphasizes students ownership over their learning. What are structures in competency education and blended designs that allow for this ownership?
  2. What are effective strategies for districts and schools to scale competency-based personalized learning?
  3. What are some examples in the field where schools are taking the necessary first steps and what are some early results?



Jane Bryson, Director, Design and Implementation, Education Elements

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  • Event: EDU
  • Format: Panel Discussion
  • Track: Instructional Strategies & Best Practices
  • Session Focus Area
  • Level: Basic Understanding

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