In today’s dynamic educational landscape, teachers strive to inspire learners and ensure achievement for all continually. The drive to refine teaching methods has led educators to seek a more profound understanding and proficiency in Competency-Based Education (CBE). Marzano Academies has positioned itself as a leading force in helping educators achieve this goal.
Why Competency-Based Education Matters
- Inspiring Learners: At the heart of education lies the commitment to inspire learners, ensuring every student reaches their fullest potential. This is the driving force behind the adoption of CBE.
- Deepening Knowledge: CBE offers teachers an avenue to broaden and deepen their instructional knowledge. It helps them tailor their teaching styles to meet each student’s unique needs better.
- Adaptable Instruction: With CBE, teachers can fluidly adjust their instruction based on Competency-Based Education principles and cater to their learners’ specific needs.
How Marzano Academies Facilitates this Journey
- Online Asynchronous Course: Teachers can access a course that allows them flexibility in learning. They can proceed at their own pace and convenience.
- Instructional Overviews: The course includes a video overview of the Elements and Design Areas of the Marzano Academies Competency-Based Instructional Model.
- Assessments and Reflections: Teachers complete assessments and reflections that align with the Marzano Academies Competency-Based Instructional Model to ensure comprehensive understanding.
What’s the Outcome?
- Certification: Teachers can earn credentials at varying levels ranging from an element to Design Area to full model certification.
- Faculty Opportunity: On earning these credentials, there’s an opportunity to join the Marzano Academies Faculty, assisting others in their certification journey.
- Access to Experts: Teachers can access the Marzano Academies CBE expertes, ensuring guidance and mentorship.
- Networking: Connect and collaborate with a network of teachers on the same path. Share experiences, challenges, and insights.
- Recognition: Earn electronic badges and certificates that can be showcased on email and social media profiles, enhancing professional credibility.
Who Should Consider This?
This is tailor-made for:
- Teachers: Especially those seeking continuous professional growth and refinement.
- Administrators: Particularly those wanting to elevate their understanding of instruction within a Competency-Based Learning environment.
When to Embark on this Journey?
- Flexibility: The program is asynchronous, meaning teachers can complete it at their convenience.
- Duration: Depending on the chosen certification, the course durations vary – element courses take about 4 hours, Design Areas require 10-12 hours, and a full certificate is a commitment of around 45 hours.
Competency-based education holds the promise of a more adaptive and personalized learning experience. Marzano Academies, through its structured programs, is poised to equip educators with the tools, knowledge, and network they need to excel in this paradigm.