Everyone is talking about competency-based education, and for good reason. New competency-based programs such as the UW Flexible Option have the potential to revolutionize higher education by personalizing student learning and making it possible for millions of adults to at last earn a college degree while balancing work and family.
But what is competency-based education, and how is it different from the traditional model? Most importantly, what does it mean to you? [Read more…] about Competency-Based Education: What It Is, How It’s Different, and Why It Matters to You