New Center on Education Policy Report Connects Deeper Learning to Workforce Success
The report, Building Competencies for Careers, seeks to better understand the value of deeper learning competencies in the labor market, finding that students will be better prepared for fast-growing jobs in all career sectors if they develop an academic mindset, learn how to communicate effectively and take an analytical approach to solving problems while in school.
This week’s digest features several stories on how students are gaining real-world experience and building the necessary skills and competencies to prepare them for success in their jobs and careers. On the Job in Vermont In Vermont, students are gaining experience in job settings while still in high school. The Hechinger Report tells the story […]
This week’s digest highlights the benefits of competency-based learning, personalization, and connecting students to the real world. But looking beyond student learning, how are teachers engaging in deeper learning experiences themselves? Learning at Students’ Own Pace “Knowing that I don’t have to keep up with the rest of my class takes a huge weight off […]
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