Iowa Forum on Competency-based Education

Welcome to the Iowa Forum on Competency-based Education, a space for networking, deliberation, sharing, and organizing in Iowa.  This space will be largely self-organizing, so we encourage you to make it your own.  Join a discussion forum to offer questions or comments or post links to resources.  Invite friends and create a group!

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Deeper Learning Video Series

Started by Mandi Bozarth Apr 4. 0 Replies

If you're looking for something encouraging to watch, the Teaching Channel is doing a series of videos on "deeper learning."  The introduction video …Continue

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Iowa District Highlighted in National Webinar Tomorrow

Started by Circe Stumbo Apr 2. 0 Replies

Iowa's own Andrea Stewart of Muscatine High School is a featured speaker in tomorrow's…Continue

Iowa highlighted in Ed Week blog

Started by Circe Stumbo Apr 1. 0 Replies

Iowa is among the states in the Council of Chief State School Officers' Innovation Lab Network that were…Continue

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Encouraging learning by empowering teachers to say "I don't know"

When I read this piece from Edutopia, 5 Ways to Give Your Students More Voice and Choice, I immediately thought about CBE and personalized learning.  The focus here on co-constructing knowledge with teachers and students working together is right on target.  I love…See More
Apr 8
Mandi Bozarth posted a discussion

Deeper Learning Video Series

If you're looking for something encouraging to watch, the Teaching Channel is doing a series of videos on "deeper learning."  The introduction video HERE includes several students sharing how they set personalized learning goals and demonstrate their mastery.  The focus here on demonstration and personal growth is amazing.  This is the type of "deeper learning" CBE can support!  See More
Apr 4

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