Digital Learning Now! Highlights Element #4: Advancement
August 22, 2011 03:15 pm
Alliance President Bob Wise and Open Education Solutions CEO Tom Vander Ark continue Digital Learning Now!’s (DLN) video series outlining the “10 Elements of High-Quality Digital Learning.” Today’s video focuses on Element #4: “Advancement,” which says states should requires matriculation based on demonstrated competency.
Digital Learning Now! is a national campaign to advance policies that will create a high-quality digital learning environment to better prepare students with the knowledge and skills to succeed in college and a career.The initiative was launched in 2010 by Jeb Bush, governor of Florida 1999–2007, and Bob Wise, governor of West Virginia 2001–05. The project is managed by the Foundation for Excellence in Education in partnership with the Alliance for Excellent Education. Vander Ark Associates, a strategic consulting firm focusing on education, is the lead partner in implementing the vision.