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Competency-Based Learning: A Big Deal, But Not Because of the Feds

April 02, 2013

Lumina President Jamie Merisotis blogs in today's Huffington Post on advancing competency-based learning models.

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Foundations Help 12 State Partnerships Expand Associate Degree Completion for Students Transferring from Community Colleges to Universities

Oct 10, 2012

Five foundations are contributing a total of $6.4 million to support Lumina's Credit when it's due program. Kresge Foundation, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Helios Education Foundation, and USA Funds have joined Lumina to help community college transfer students complete their associate degrees.

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The importance of post-secondary certificates

Aug 01, 2012

It's time for certificates to count in government education reports say Georgetown's Anthony Carnevale and Lumina President Jamie Merisotis. As the fastest-growing form of postsecondary attainment, certificates hold great promise for skilling up America's workforce and getting our economy back on track.

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Defining quality in higher education with the DQP

Dec 16, 2011

Jamie Merisotis talks about the importance of quality in American higher education, and how the Degree Qualifications Profile can help institutions define it.

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