The Midwest Comprehensive Center developed a training with the Minnesota Department of Education to help state education staff understand research design, and to help staff learn about the Every Student Succeeds Act tiers of evidence and apply them to research studies of interest.
Incubator of Innovation: How One State Supports District Flexibility to Explore Competency-Based Approaches
The Midwest Comprehensive Center is partnering with the Illinois State Board of Education to provide access to national experts, technical training, guidance, resources, and networking opportunities to districts that are piloting competency-based education. Learn more about the project’s goals and our collaboration.
A group of technical assistance providers, including the Midwest Comprehensive Center, offered expertise and resources to help the Iowa Department of Education develop its Every Student Succeeds Act postsecondary readiness indicator.
Think of a child you care about. How would you define success for that child? MWCC is collaborating with the Minnesota Department of Education and College and Career Readiness and Success Center to help bring a new vision of career readiness to life for Minnesota students.
Competency-based education gives students the flexibility to learn and earn credit in different ways. The Midwest Comprehensive Center is working with the Illinois State Board of Education to support 15 districts as they pilot competency-based systems.