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Mastery-based Education – A New, Olde Idea

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¬†Mastery-based = competency-based = outcome-based education. None of this is new.¬† Four decades ago, outcome-based education was implemented and failed, so education reformers simply brought it back with a shiny new name. Maine calls it Proficiency-based; Utah, Competency-based; and Idaho, Mastery-based.¬† This document from 1984 shows the correlation. 1984FederallySponsoredOBEProjectHL I agree that the idea of […]

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