WICHE Cooperative for Educational Technologies (WCET) accelerates the adoption of effective practices and policies, advancing excellence in technology-enhanced teaching and learning in higher education.
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Be the Bird...
Registration is open for #WCET14. Register for the Annual Meeting before October 17th to get early bird pricing! Not a WCET member? Join WCET today to get the absolute best pricing on the Annual Meeting. See you in Portland!
Bird image credit: John Bennett
All Hands on Deck
WCET Leadership Fellow, Pat Book, has published a valuable resource for those interested in and getting started with competency-based education. All Hands on Deck: Ten Lessons from Early Adopters of Competency-Based Education provides a snapshot of the two dominate models of CBE and shares valuable lessons learned from pioneers in this area.
WCET Frontiers Blog
Our WICHE Colleague, Patrick Lane, senior policy analyst and the project coordinator for the Adult College Completion Network, shares with us today a recap, originally posted on the ACCN blog, of what the Starbucks-ASU partnership means for employees and how for many of them, as adult students with many commitments, there are still barriers the program doesn’t address.
The Starbucks-Arizona State ...