Category Archives: Learning outside the traditional curriculum

PLA and MOOC’s: A Perfect Marriage?

The last time I discussed prior learning assessment (PLA) was back in August. I was just back from a Lumina Foundation convening on the subject and was inspired, intrigued and a bit skeptical. I didn’t mention it in my prior post (which … Continue reading

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PLA: Realities and Hopes

I’m just back from Indianapolis where I attended a Lumina Foundation convening on prior learning assessment (PLA). Prior to going, I have to be honest, I didn’t know much about PLA. Having been a traditional undergraduate  student myself and working … Continue reading

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