Archive: November 2017

HCM Strategists' Release State Policy Resources on CBE

Posted on November 7th, 2017

State and systems leaders are increasingly recognizing competency-based education (CBE) as a method to improve education delivery. They seek to better understand CBE, what states and systems can do to encourage the design and development of such programs, and how to think and talk about CBE in conversations at the policy level. Lumina funded HCM Strategists to work in four states to help explore ways states can support the growth of CBE programs. That work resulted in many lessons and ideas that are captured in the following documents:

Below is a full complete list of HCM Strategists' recently-released resources: 

State Policy Considerations for Supporting Competency-Based Education in Higher Education

Understanding Competency-Based Education Toolkit

Exploring State Financial Aid Policies to Set a More Supportive Context for Competency-Based Higher Education in Kentucky

Setting a Supportive State Environment By Integrating CBE into Workforce Development Efforts

Incorporating Competency Into a State's Higher Education Strategic Plan - Indiana's Strategic Planning Process

State Policy Consideration for Aligning State CBE Efforts Across Education Levels in Arizona

State Policy Consideration for Incorporating CBE in Florida's Statewide Course Numbering System

Topics: cbe, policy, state, higher education