P-Tech Schools: The Remaking of Career, Technical Education | DMLcentral

See on Scoop.itUsing Technology to Transform Learning

For nearly four decades, economists have been discussing what is generally referred to as skill-biased technical change. That is, the degree to which technological transformations — computerization and automation — privileges high-skill workers over low-skill workers.

Norton Gusky‘s insight:

This is the program that President Obama has praised. However, there are questions – why 6 years for all students? Should’t there be a degree of personalization using a competency-based model? Does this program lead to entry-level jobs and go no further? 

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