Other Schools and Districts
At the end of the 79th Legislative session, the passage of Assembly Bill 110 creates the opportunity for schools in Nevada to participate in a competency-based education pilot program. This pilot program will allow schools to explore the use of competency-based education in classrooms.
What is Competency-Based Education
A system of instruction by which a pupil advances to a higher level of learning when the pupil demonstrates mastery of a concept or skill, regardless of the time, place or pace at which the pupil progresses.
Timeline of the Competency-Based Education (CBE) pilot program and CBE Network:
- Submission of a letter of interest: by February 2018.
- CBE pilot program application submission period: February 2018 - April 2018.
- Review of CBE pilot program applications: May 2018.
- Notification of selected CBE pilot sites: by end of May 2018.