Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Infographic from Getting Smart - World Language Instructors as Key Players in the Shift to Competency-Based, Blended Learning

In partnership with Rosetta Stone, Getting Smart - a community passionate about innovations in learning - released the infographic, Elevate and Empower: World Language Instructors as Key Players in the Shift to Competency-Based, Blended Learning. This infographic provides an overview of an upcoming paper by Tom Vander Ark, Carri Schneider, Moss Pike and Winifred Kehl, and outlines the project's goals and findings.



Included in the infographic are quotes from people the authors surveyed, trends in evolution, and more. Check out this clip from the infographic which features data from Speak Up 2013!

Check out Getting Smart's full inforgraphic on their website! Be on the lookout for their upcoming paper, which will be released in conjunction with the team's session at the iNACOL Blended & Online Learning Symposium in November.
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