Charting the future of competency-based education policy

The Christensen Institute

A few weeks ago, during a webinar hosted by the Northeast College and Career Readiness Research Alliance , New Hampshire’s Deputy Commissioner of Education Paul Leather outlined his state’s strategy in order to continue to develop competency-based education approaches. For example, Sony began to disrupt RCA back in the 1950s and 60s by creating a portable low-cost transistor radio as an alternative to vacuum tube powered tabletop radios.

Week of May 1, 2011 - Live, Interactive, and Free Webinars in Elluminate

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Below are this week''s public, free, and interactive Webinars through , the social learning network for education that I work on for Elluminate. We hope you will consider hosting your own public webinars using the free LearnCentral public room--instructions are available by joining the "Host Your Own Webinar" group on the main announcement tab ( [link] ).

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Each education package comes with core-curricular lesson plans, design challenges, implementation guides, video training tutorials, “how-to” coding lessons, professional development webinars, support from the Kano staff, access to an educator community and more.

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April 12 - Interview with Karl Speak on Personal Branding as Making a Difference for Others

The Learning Revolution Has Begun

Join me Tuesday, April 12th, for a live and interactive webinar with Karl Speak, co-author of Be Your Own Brand , as we discuss how we might think about both students and educators following their personal passions. Clients such as 3M, American Express, AT&T, BASF, BMW, Cabela''s, Cargill, Consumers Energy, EDMC, FedEx, Honeywell, IBM, ING, Mosaic, Motorola, Securian, Skandia, Sony Corporation, St.

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ProfHacker 2015 Holiday Gift Guide


If you know someone who’s interested in setting up a website, but needs a little video support in getting over the hump, Adeline (see above) has a recorded webinar that walks through exactly this: “Build Your Own Academic Website” is discounted by some 60% right now!

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