Podcast: Delivering Competency-Based Learning Online

Scott Pulsipher, the President of Western Governors University (WGU), which has advanced online competency based education, speaks about scaling WGU’s innovation to have a 10-fold impact.

“Education is the single biggest catalyst to change people’s lives. It is still the surest path to a self-reliant and a provident life for almost everyone,” Pulsipher states.

Listen to the podcast here.

This podcast is created and produced by higher education experts Jeff Selingo and Michael Horn.  Selingo, a FutureEd senior fellow and former editor of The Chronicle of Higher Education, is special advisor and professor of practice at Arizona State University, and a visiting scholar at Georgia Tech’s Center for 21st Century Universities. Horn is chief strategy officer for the Entangled Group, an education investment firm,  and a senior partner at Entangled Solutions, an education consulting company.  Selingo and Horn can be contacted here. Future U is supported by the Academy for Innovative Higher Education Leadership, a partnership between Arizona State University and Georgetown University, and by Entangled Solutions.