ERIC Number: ED079929
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973-May
Competency-Based Education; An Introduction.
Burns, Richard W., Ed.; Klingstedt, Joe Lars, Ed.
Competency-based education involves the specification of instructional objectives such that the time spent by each student may vary, but achievement levels are held constant: it is the competency attained which is important. The 19 chapters in this volume present the experiences, views, and predictions of different educators with competency-based education. (RH)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Certification, Competency Based Teacher Education, Educational Technology, Elementary Education, Open Education, Performance Contracts, Performance Criteria, Performance Specifications, Secondary Education, Teaching Methods
Educational Technology Publications, 140 Sylvan Avenue, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey 07632 ($3.95)
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Authoring Institution: Educational Technology Publications, Englewood Cliffs, NJ.