Making sense of K-12 competency-based education: A systematic literature review of implementation and outcomes research from 2000 to 2019

Publication Date: 2020-10-01


Competency-based education (CBE) is a systems-change approach intended to re-shape traditional understandings of what, when, where, and how students learn and demonstrate academic knowledge and skills. The purpose of this literature review was to examine the research on K-12 CBE for factors that affect implementation, student outcomes, and the relationship between implementation and student outcomes.



Carla Evans , Erika Landl , Jeri Thompson

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