Competency-Based Learning

Competency is defined as "a student's ability to transfer knowledge and apply skills across content areas to organize his or her learing."

Below are some links to further explore our journey to Competency-Based Learning:


A Focus on Learning Versus Grades

Personalized Learning Approach

What is Competency-Based Learning: A Quick Primer

State Model Competencies

Competency Works: Meeting Students Where They Are

Shifting Gears to Competency-Based Learning

Vertical Teaming for Critical Thinking


Articles for Consideration:

Debunking a Myth - Competency-Based Transcripts Don't Disadvantage High School Graduates in the Admissions Process

Will Letter Grades Survive?

New Hampshire Building an Integrated Competency-Based System

New Hampshire's Journey Toward Competency-Based Education

How New Hampshire Transformed to a Competency-Based System

Competency-Based Education Reform. A Primer