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Educator competencies for personalized, learner-centered teaching

2019-12-30T09:21:51+00:00December 30th, 2019|Tags: , , |

The Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO) and Jobs for the Future (JFF) publish Leadership Competencies for Learner-Centered, Personalized Education, a resource that serves as a first step in identifying the knowledge, skills, and dispositions leaders must master in order to build and sustain learner-centered, personalized schools and learning environments. This set of competencies describes and defines what leaders need to know and be able to do in order to create transformative, student centered-learning communities. Learner-centered refers to four specific practices that together show strong evidence of success in preparing students for college, careers and civic life: Personalized learning Competency-based [...]

Continued Progress: Promising Evidence on Personalized Learning

2019-12-25T09:06:46+00:00December 25th, 2019|Tags: , , , , |

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has engaged RAND to carry out an ongoing study of foundation-funded schools that are employing promising approaches to personalized learning. This research is part of a public commitment the foundation has made to spread effective practices across districts and charter networks, develop innovative roles for teachers, and support implementation of college-ready standards. This is the second report in a series focused on the achievement data, school design characteristics, and teacher and student perceptions of schools implementing personalized learning The concept of personalized learning has been around for some time, but the adoption of personalized learning [...]

Putting students at the center: A reference guide

2019-12-16T09:02:24+00:00December 16th, 2019|Tags: , , , , |

This Reference Guide is a continuation of an ongoing effort intended to promote, encourage, and guide the implementation of student-centered approaches to learning in ways consistent with what is known about the skills, dispositions, and knowledge that matter for college and career success and civic engagement, and when, how, and where to best develop these Nellie Mae Education Foundation. (2013). Putting students at the center: A reference guide. Quincy, MA: Author. Retrieved from

Personalization vs. Differentiation vs. Individualization

2019-12-13T08:55:02+00:00December 13th, 2019|Tags: , , , , |

Slideshare that presents the last updated report about Personalization vs. Differentiation vs. Individualization (PDI Chart - Version 3) by Barbara Bray and Kathleen McClaskey, Co-Founders of Personalized Learning, LLC. Here you can view each of the sections of the chart. It includes questions like How do we determine the learner´s needs? How are goals and objectives determined for the learner? How do learners support their learning and each other? among others. Answers to all these questions are provided and help to clarify the elements of the PDI chart and provide teachers, administrators, schools and organizations with background information and resources to [...]

A Step-by-Step Guide to Personalize Learning

2019-12-10T16:48:32+00:00December 9th, 2019|Tags: , , , , |

It is known that every learner is unique and that one-size-fits-all instruction does not work for most. How can a classroom environment be created that gives each learner voice and choice? The co-founders of Personalize Learning, LLC, offer a detailed six-step approach. This article provides the background on what is and what is not Personalized Learning, the Stages of Personalized Learning that impact teacher and learner roles, and the process using the six steps to personalize learning in a Stage One Personalized Learning Environment. Access to the PDF

The Institute for Personalized Learning

2019-11-06T14:48:46+00:00November 6th, 2019|Tags: , , , |

Access to the interactive honeycomb The Institute for Personalized Learning is a division of Cooperative Educational Service Agency #1, a provider of high-quality, cost-effective programs and services for K-12 districts in Southeastern Wisconsin. The vision of the Institute is a world where every learner has the capacity and drive to learn for life. Their mission is to launch and infuse a learner-centered framework for scaling personalized learning and nurturing powerful learners. For this purpose, a model and process based on an action network approach has been developed, working with network schools and districts to re-design the educational ecosystem into one that is learner-centered. These [...]

Aprendizaje personalizado vs. diferenciado vs. individualizado

2021-02-08T23:11:59+00:00October 26th, 2019|Tags: , , , | Es habitual utilizar indistintamente los conceptos de personalización e individualización del aprendizaje, o incluso el de aprendizaje diferenciado. Esto es debido a la confusión existente en torno a su significado. Sin embargo, cada uno de ellos tiene definiciones y matices distintos que permiten dar cuenta de su valor intrínseco para entender los procesos de enseñanza y aprendizaje. Basándose en el libro escrito junto a la Dra. Peggy Grant, Dale Basye explica en esta entrada de blog cómo ellos entienden cada uno de estos conceptos y defienden la importancia de combinar los tres con el objetivo de generar experiencias de aprendizaje [...]

Conferencia “La personalización del aprendizaje, reto del siglo XXI” en el X Foro de Innovación Educativa

2019-10-21T12:31:04+00:00October 12th, 2019|Tags: , , , , |

El pasado miércoles 9 de octubre, el Dr. César Coll, Catedrático de Psicología Evolutiva y de la Educación (Universitat de Barcelona), impartió la conferencia principal "La personalización del aprendizaje, reto del siglo XXI", en el  "X Foro de Innovación Educativa" en Madrid. Posteriormente, se presentaron a través de una mesa redonda distintas experiencias educativas de personalización: Jorge Úbeda. Director Fundación Promaestro. El papel del docente en la personalización del aprendizaje Fernando Pavón. Socio cofundador de Innedu.  La tecnología facilitadora del proceso de personalización Segundo Fernández. Rector del Seminario Menor de Ourense. La personalización en el acompañamiento vocacional Arantxa Garay-Gordovil.  Directora de [...]

Personalized Learning: What You Need to Know

2019-10-23T20:56:04+00:00October 2nd, 2019|Tags: , , | This webpage, written by teacher Amanda Morin, offers information about personalized learning that can be used to teacher training in personalizing learning. It presents four widely used models schools follow: 1. Schools that use learner profiles. 2. Schools that use personalized learning paths. 3. Schools that use competency-based progression. 4. Schools using flexible learning environments.  Each of these models sets high expectations for all students and aligns their learning to a set of rigorous standards. The website also indicates that personalized learning approach has the potential to help reduce the stigma of special education and better meet the needs of kids [...]

LEAP Innovations: Every learner deserves to be empowered

2019-10-23T16:50:23+00:00September 25th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , | LEAP Innovations is a national organization headquartered in Chicago that connects innovation and education to transform how students learn. LEAP works directly with educators and innovators to discover, pilot and scale personalized learning technologies and innovative practices. In just over four years, LEAP has worked directly with more than 125 schools across Chicago to implement personalized learning, from classroom-level innovation in the Pilot Network to whole-school transformation in Breakthrough Schools. LEAP’s work is anchored by the LEAP Learning Framework, a suite of resources that educators across the country are using to define, design, and implement personalized learning models. Visit [...]