Wednesday, October 10, 2018
4:00 PM ~ 5:00 PM ET
How do higher education students and workforce system participants increase academic achievement to accelerate completion? Authentic Assessment, Employer Based Curricula Development, and Credit for Prior Learning, among many other promising strategies! Learn from expertise of project directors who managed complex and comprehensive programs. The SkillsCommons Field Guide of TAACCCT Innovations provides practical advice and strategies ready to be implemented.
Using learning modules based on competencies can help learners get to credential attainment faster and with less expense. The Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training (TAACCCT) program funded the creation and enhancement of Competency-Based Education programs, which measure student achievement based on mastery of competencies as demonstrated through performance-based assessments. Hear two TAACCCT grantees present resources they developed and strategies that they found effective for enacting CBE programming.