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How Ordinary People Become Extraordinary

Everyone has the potential, but the habits necessary are adopted only by the few. Will you be one of them?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Elon Musk has been quoted as saying, “I think it’s possible for ordinary people to choose to be extraordinary.” Now, whether you …

5 lessons from job-training programs: The original competency-based experts

Some community colleges have succeeded in converting their job training programs into full-fledged competency-based degrees. One success story shares …

Children should advance in school according to skill, not age

In 2010, a fifth-grade student named Jack started the year at the bottom of his class in math at Santa Rita Elementary School in the Los Altos School District in California. He struggled to keep up, and grew to consider himself one of those kids who would just never quite ‘‘get it.’’ In a typical …

Pedagogy

How to Create a Competency-Based Teacher Development Program

10 Best Practices for Success<p>PLAYBOOK<p><b>Giving Teachers Control of Professional Development:</b> Students are increasingly given the opportunity to take …

What Is Competency-Based Learning, Why Does It Matter?

<i>Every Classroom Matters episode 210</i>From the Cool Cat Teacher Blog by Vicki DavisFollow @coolcatteacher on TwitterNew Hampshire and educator John …

Get Rid of Grade Levels: A Personalized Learning Recipe for Public School Districts

Learning Strategies<p>Get Rid of Grade Levels: A Personalized Learning Recipe for Public School Districts<p>By Travis Lape     Apr 28, 2016<p>Harrisburg …

The Competency-Based Education Ecosystem Framework

The Competency-Based Education Ecosystem Framework provides a detailed description of what competency-based education (CBE) looks like from the …

Higher Education

Developing Online Instruction

• <b>Author:</b> Michael Fimian<p>For many teachers, faculty, instructors, and novice instructional designers, bringing the digital world to the classroom can pose problems. Finding, choosing and employing digital assets to use in one’s instruction is often a difficult and time-consuming endeavor, and building …

CBE and its Impact on Instructors:

5 ways Competency-Based Education is Transforming the Instructor’s Role<p>PLAYBOOK<p>Competency-based education is a hot topic in the education world …

Education

What is Competency-Based Learning?

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Competency Based Training

COMPETENCY BASED EDUCATION TRAINING (CBET)

Competency-Based Training and Assessment

Conduct Competency Assessment

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Competency Based Training Demo

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Report: New England School Districts Embracing Competency-Based Education

Comptency-Based Education<p>Competency-based education may be reaching a tipping point in New England, where more than half of school districts are …

New England

8 Questions Successful People Ask Themselves

<i>This post is in partnership with The Muse. The article below was originally published on The Muse.</i><p>We all know that having a mentor is one of those …

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Never Ask What They Want — 3 Better Questions to Ask in User Interviews

Wouldn’t it be so easy if users just told you what they wanted? Nope.<p><i>The first rule of user research: never ask anyone what they want.</i><p><i>— Erika Hall,</i> …

Product Management

The 5 Things Great Leaders Do

A fair wage and clean working conditions are the food and shelter of work — necessary, but insufficient. A thriving workplace goes beyond functional …

Leadership

How to Set Up a Marketing Strategy Using WordPress

Some people seem to think all they need to do is setup their WordPress site and walk away. However, as you might’ve guessed, this just isn’t true. In …

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The right way to ask users to review your app

How Circa News got 90% 5-star ratings<p><b>tl;dr:</b> 1) Build a great app, 2) Don’t annoy your users, 3) Ask nicely, don’t beg<p>Since Circa News has been …

UX Design

What Pastors can Learn from TED Talks

Last Things First: 4 Secrets to Acing Your Product Development Process

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Both big and small companies can have difficulty determining if their product or service will be a success before it hits the market. But a few brave businesses have taken the traditional launch strategy and turned it on its head.<p>When …

Write Headlines That Make Your Customers Take Notice

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>In</i> Market Like You Mean It<i>, marketing expert Al Lautenslager explains how you can engage your customers, create brand believers and gain fans for everything you sell. In this edited excerpt, the author reveals the secrets to composing</i> …