Making Education Affordable: A New Vision for Community College, using OER and Competency-Based Education | Saylor Academy

lterrat's bookmarks 2016-12-15

Summary:

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Interview with John Milam, Executive Director, Knowledge To Work/ HigherEd.org

John Milam and his team at the Knowledge to Work (K2W) initiative of Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) have created a new education tool for self-directed learners. Leveraging the flexibility of Competency-Based Education (CBE) and Open Educational Resources (including Saylor Academy resources), HigherEd.org partners with employer associations to create personalized learning geared toward real-world careers.  Saylor.org chatted with Dr. Milam to learn more about transforming the course model, personalized learning, and partnering with employers to provide career-ready education."

Link:

https://www.saylor.org/2016/12/blog-making-education-affordable-a-new-vision-for-community-college-using-oer-and-competency-based-education/

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oa.new oa.people oa.education oa.oer oa.saylor oa.saylor.org oa.saylor_academy oa.community_colleges oa.budgets oa.students oa.highered.org

Date tagged:

12/15/2016, 12:32

Date published:

12/15/2016, 07:32