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April Huddle 2023
April 25, 2023
This webinar will bring together experts to provide a brief background on federal financial aid and CBE as well as an overview of commonly used financial aid models and technology solutions.
Sponsored by Regent Education.
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October 18-21, 2022
CBExchange, an annual conference hosted by C-BEN, is the foremost conference on competency-based education, where leaders from hundreds of institutions gather to learn how to build and bring to scale high-quality programs. This year, we will gather at the Omni Amelia Island Resort, Florida.
Be sure to visit the conference website for all the details, including registration and lodging.
September CBE Huddle
September 27, 2022
Let’s Talk Tech…Stack That Is…
We are excited to have a conversation with our colleagues from Unicon on a new framework that outlines components of campus CBE technology stacks. We will have lots of question and answer time, so bring your questions with you.
August CBE Huddle
August 30, 2022
Improving Credential Quality with Competency-Based Education
Leveraging competencies to clearly communicate with employers and community partners about the quality of credentials is a leading practice in CBE. Members will share how they have used CBE to increase employability and life success of their learners and how C-BEN’s Quality Framework helped to guide implementation.
July CBE Huddle
July 16, 2022
Connecting Competencies for Mobility through Learning and Employment Records and Digital Wallets
June CBE Huddle
Tuesday, June 28, 2022
The Power of the “Human Touch”: How Pairing CBE with Local Coaching & Support Can Help Close Equity Gaps in Higher Ed
CBE programs can create more flexible, affordable, and work-relevant paths to a college degree. By combining these programs with high-touch local coaching and support, we can help improve graduation rates and mitigate barriers to completion for working adults. Join this webinar to hear from organizations working together to build new community-partnered CBE programs aimed at expanding college access and success for post-traditional students.
May CBE Huddle
Tuesday, May 31, 2022
In late 2021, C-BEN released the Hallmark Practices in Competency-Based Assessment guide. This key resource will serve as the basis for our huddle this month to share best practices and insights about performance-based assessment.
November 9, 2021
This year’s CBExchange will be held at the Omni Barton Creek Resort & Spa. Book your accommodations today at a reduced rate.
Assessments CBE Huddle: Developments from the U.S. Department of Education – Final Distance Ed Rule and Proposed CBE Definition
September 22, 2021
The U.S. Department of Education recently released its final distance education regulatory language and a proposed definition for competency-based education.
CBE Huddle: Expand Your CBE Program’s Reach with NC-SARA
September 16, 2021
In this C-BEN Huddle with NC-SARA, C-BEN members will have the opportunity to discuss the data and resources NC-SARA has that can benefit SARA…
CBE Huddle: Built for Stickiness — How to Increase Student Engagement & Retention
April 17, 2021
Have you ever wondered about what other institutions do to address specific challenges? Would you like the opportunity to peek at the playbook of an institution where CBE has been successfully implemented? If so, join us for our monthly virtual CBE Huddles.
CBE Huddle: CBE Faculty Load Models
April 17, 2021
How do you compensate your CBE faculty? If they are full-time faculty, how does it count towards their faculty load? These are among the frequently asked questions, and our seasoned C-BEN members have possibile solutions based on their own experiences.
CBE Huddle: Distance Education Proposed Regulations
April 10, 2021
Join us in a conversation with Amy Laitinen, Director of Higher Education at New America, Julie Peller, Executive Director at Higher Learning Advocates, Jillian Klein, Vice President….
The Role of Leadership in Driving the Institutional Capacity for Competency-Based Education Innovation in Community College
Leading the charge in bringing CBE innovation to your community college campus can seem nearly impossible. But it’s been done and done successfully by CBEN members!