Keynote Panel: Becoming Competent in Competency Based Education: What is it and What Is Driving this Growing Movement?
Alison Kadlec, Senior VP & Director of Higher Education and Workforce Programs, Public Agenda
Laurie Dodge, Chair of the Competency-Based Education Network, Vice Provost & Vice Chancellor, Brandman University
Charla Long, CBE Program Creator, Consultant to Public Agenda, Founding Dean, Lipscomb University College of Professional Studies
Richard Garrett, Chief Research Officer, Eduventures
Experts will address competency-based education (CBE), including the universal design principles quality programs share. The panel will discuss key features of various institutional models and approaches to program design, instructional technology and delivery, pedagogy, and faculty roles. A policy expert will update participants on competency-based education-related federal regulation and policy including the HEA Reauthorization, Experimental Sites, and financial aid.
Learning Objectives
Audience: Faculty 
Audience: Administrator
Audience: Instructional Designer